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" If Time be of all Things the most precious, wasting Time must be, as Poor Richard says, the greatest Prodigality; since, as he elsewhere tells us, Lost Time is never found again; and what we call Time enough, always proves little enough... "
Selections from Jeremy Taylor [and others] designed to assist in forming the ... - Page 357
edited by - 1840
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The Laughing Philosopher: Being the Entire Works of Momus, Jester of Olympus ...

English wit and humor - 1825 - 767 pages
...fox catches no poultry, and that there will be sleeping enough in the grave, as poor Richard says. If time be of all things the most precious, wasting...Richard says, the greatest prodigality ; since, as he e'isewhert tells us, Lost'timc is never found again ; and «hit we call time enough always proves little...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Including a Sketch of the Rise and Progress ...

1826 - 407 pages
...catches no poultry, and that there will be sleeping enough in the grave,' as poor Richard says. ' Jf time be of all things the most precious, wasting time...us then up and be doing-, and doing to the purpose ; so by diligence shall we do more with less perplexity. ' Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry...
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Prose

Literature - 1826
...mufl be," as oor Richnrd fays, " the greatefl prodigality ;" fince, as he eliewhere tells us, " Loft time is never found again ; and what we call time...enough :" Let us then up and be doing, and doing to the purpofe : fo by diligence ihall we do more with lefs perplexity. " Sloth makes all things difiicult,...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Including a Sketch of the Rise and Progress ...

1826 - 407 pages
...catches no poultry, and that there will be sleeping enough in the grave,' as poor Richard says. ' Jf time be of all things the most precious, wasting time...the greatest prodigality ;' since, as he elsewhere teJIs us ' Lost time is never found again ; and what we call time enough, always proves little enough.'...
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The Moral Instructor, and Guide to Virtue: Being a Compendium of Moral ...

Jesse Torrey - Ethics - 1830 - 300 pages
...fox catches no poultry, and that there will be sleeping enough in the grave,' as Poor Richard says. 7 '"If time be of all things the most precious, wasting...us then up and be doing, and doing to the purpose; so by diligence shall we do more with less perplexity. 8 " ' Sloth makes all things difficult, but...
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Practical Morality; Or, A Guide to Men and Manners: Consisting of Lord ...

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield - Conduct of life - 1831 - 275 pages
...knowledge, hecause lt comes from the other side of the water ? greatest prodigality;" since, as lie elsewhere tells us, " Lost time is never found again ; and what we call time enough always proves liule enough." ' Let us then up nud he doing, and doing to Iho purposc : so by diligence we shall do...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1831 - 290 pages
...will he sleeping enough in the grave/ as poor Richard says. ' If time he of all things Ufa most i whe what we call time enough, always proves little; enough.' Let us then up and he doing, and doing to the purpose : so hy diligence shall we do more wirt, ',.„>-t porpk'xi:y. 'Sloth...
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A selection of moral lessons, natural history, Bible lessons, and poetry

Alexander Spencer - 1831
...how much you may be hindered to-morrow. Never leave that till to-morrow which you can do to-day ; for what we call time enough always proves little enough. Let us then be up and doing what we know should be done. Delays are dangerous ; and he that riseth late, must trot...
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The Bristol Job Nott, Or, Labouring Man's Friend, Issue 1

Working class - 1832
...there will be sleeping enough in the grave,' as Poor Richard says. ' If time be of all things the more precious, wasting time must be/ as Poor Richard says, ' the greatest prodigality ;' since, аз he elsewhere tells us, 'Lost time is never found again ; and what we call time enough, always...
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The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge for the ..., Volume 1

Almanacs, American - 1833
...fox catches no poultry, and that there will be sleeping enough in the grave," as poor Richard says. "If time be of all things the most precious, wasting...call time enough, always proves little enough ; " let из then up and be doing, and doing to the purpose ; so by diligence shall we do more, with less perplexity....
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