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The Nursery Rhymes of England - Page 72
by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps - 1853 - 333 pages
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Useful Instruction (In Matters Religious, Moral and Other.)

Motilal M. Munshi - 1904
...* From Indian Wisdom by Hunicr Williams, It is better to Jo well than to say well. —MORAL MAXIM. A man of words, and not of deeds, Is like a garden full of weeds. The only things in which we can be said to have any property, are our actions. Our thoughts may be...
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The Writings of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 3

Benjamin Franklin - United States - 1905 - 493 pages
...you may remember an ancient poet, whose works we have all studied and copied at school long ago. " A man of words and not of deeds Is like a garden full of weeds." I mean seemingly pious discourses, instead of humane benevolent actions. Those they almost put out...
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Transactions of the Lancashire and Cheshire Antiquarian Society, Volume 23

Lancashire (England) - 1906
...Learning is there to make their living on. An earlier Henry Holcroft, in 1742, recorded in it that A man of words and not of deeds Is like a garden full of weeds. A still earlier possessor used Shelton's zeiglographic or shorthand, and lets us know that on August...
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History of Ashland County, Ohio, Volume 1

Abraham J. Baughman - Ashland County (Ohio) - 1909 - 870 pages
...and then small hand. The teachers made pens and set copy. For the latter quaint precepts were used: "A Man of Words, and not of Deeds, is like a Garden full of Weeds." "Command you may your Mind from Play." "Desire Wisdom from Experience," etc. Windows were made in the...
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Dictation Day by Day: A Modern Speller

Kate Van Wagenen - Spellers - 1909
...El'len sev'en ty soap brush comb store water keep tree PROVERBS AND MAXIMS A stitch in time saves nine. A man of words and not of deeds, Is like a garden full of weeds. A kindly act is a kernel sown That will grow to a goodly tree. A bird in the hand is worth two in the...
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The Poetry Corner

Arnold B. Cheyney, Jeanne S. Cheyney - Education - 1982 - 115 pages
...are a couple of examples to read aloud. Many other rhyming words can be found in Appendix Item 39. A man of words and not of deeds Is like a garden full of weeds. Rain, rain, go away, Come again another duy. Meter The pattern of a poem's rhythm is its meter. Formal...
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Burns Chronicle and Club Directory, Volume 13

1904
...your Wife and Sister, and good wishes to the whole fire side. — From your obed. FRAN. A. DUNLOP. A man of words and not of Deeds Is like a Garden full of weeds, And when the Weeds begin to Blow Looks like a Garden full of Snow, But when the Snow begins to melt What chilling Disappointment's...
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Phillips' Book of Great Thoughts, Funny Sayings: A Stupendous Collection of ...

Bob Phillips - Humor - 1993 - 343 pages
...seeing the nothingness from which he emerges and the infinity in which he is engulfed. Blaise Pascal A man of words and not of deeds Is like a garden full of weeds. Man is the only animal that blushes. Or needs to. Mark Twain If man had created man he would be ashamed...
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தமிழ் பழமொழிகள்: பொருள் வகையாக பகுக்கப்பட்டது

Herman Jensen - Proverbs, Tamil - 1993 - 499 pages
...not fill the belly." 2348. sjff&gnua Quv&gxw eueaea&iQear. He is quite a hero in talk and abuse. " A man of words and not of deeds, is like a garden full of weeds. For when the weeds begin to grow, then doth the garden overflow." 2349. ejtUSif ^yssirtu &fS$(3j ^gj^oir?...
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Benjamin Franklin, Jonathan Edwards, and the Representation of American Culture

Barbara B. Oberg, Harry S. Stout - Religion - 1993 - 240 pages
...pucker up their Noses as if they smelt a Stink." The old proverb, Franklin noted, used to go like this: A Man of Words and not of Deeds, Is like a Garden full of Weeds. The Calvinist theologians prefer a revised version: A Man of Deeds and not of Words Is like a Garden...
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