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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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Benjamin Franklin's Way to Wealth: And William Penn's Maxims ...

Benjamin Franklin - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1834 - 192 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...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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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humourous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - American essays - 1834 - 290 pages
...fox catches no poultry, and that there will be sleeping enough in the grave,' BS poor Richard says. ' If time be of all things the most precious, wasting...prodigality ;' since, as he elsewhere tells us, ' Lost tune is never found again ; and what we call time enough, always proves little enough.' Let us then...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humourous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - American essays - 1834 - 290 pages
...the grave,' 43 poor Richard says. ' If time he of all things the roost precious, wasting time must he (as poor Richard says) the greatest prodigality ;- since, as he elsewhere tells us, ' I. oat time is never found again ; and what we call time enough, always proves little enough.' Let...
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The Saturday Magazine ...

1835
...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...prodigality ;" since as he elsewhere tells us, " Lost lime is never found again ; and what we call time enough, always proves little enough. Let us then...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 6

Periodicals - 1835
...grave," as Poor Richard says. If lime be of all things the most precious, "wasting tune must be," us Poor Richard says, " the greatest prodigality :" since...us, " Lost time is never found again ; and what we cull time enough, always proves little enough. Let us then up and bo doing, and doing to the purpose,...
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The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Containing Several Political and ..., Volume 2

Benjamin Franklin, Jared Sparks - Statesmen - 1836
...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...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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The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Containing Several Political and ..., Volume 2

Benjamin Franklin, Jared Sparks - Statesmen - 1836
...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...tells us, Lost time is never found again; and what ice call time enough, always proves little enough. Let us then up and be doing, and doing to the purpose...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Autobiographical memory - 1837 - 328 pages
...that there will be sleeping enough in the grave,' as poor Richard says. ' If time he of all tilings the most precious, wasting time must be (as poor Richard...us then up and be doing, and doing to the purpose: so by diligence shall we do moie with less perplexity. 'Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry...
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Materials for thinking, extracted from the works of ancient and modern ...

1837
...understanding, by experience : the most ignorant, by necessity ; and beasts by nature. Cicero. 878. Wasting Time. — If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be the greatest prodigality, since lost time is never found again, and what we call time enough, always...
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The Moral Class-book

William Chambers, Robert Chambers - Conduct of life - 1839 - 168 pages
...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...little enough. Let us, then, up and be doing, and be doing to the purpose, so by diligence shall we do more with less perplexity. Sloth makes all things...
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