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" He that hath a Trade hath an Estate, and He that hath a Calling hath an Office of Profit and Honor; but then the Trade must be worked at, and the Calling well followed, or neither the Estate, nor the Office, will enable us to pay our Taxes.— If we are... "
The World's Laconics: Or, The Best Thoughts of the Best Authors - Page 140
by Tryon Edwards - 1853 - 432 pages
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The Immortal Mentor, Or, Man's Unerring Guide to a Healthy, Wealthy & Happy ...

Luigi Cornaro - Conduct of life - 1802 - 321 pages
...for I have no lands," or if I have they are finartly taxed. " He that hath a trade, "hath an eftate; and he that hath a calling, hath an office of profit and honour," as Poor Richard fays ; but then the trade muft be worked at, and the calling well followed,...
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Poor Richard; or, The way to wealth

Benjamin Franklin - 1820 - 288 pages
...I have no lands, or if I have they are smartly taxed.' And, as poor Richard liker wise observes, ' He that hath a trade hath an estate ; and he that hath a calling hath an office of profit and honour, but then the trade must be worked at, and the calling well followed, or neither the estate...
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Benjamin Franklin - American literature - 1804 - 59 pages
...I have no lands; or if I have, they are smartly taxed ;" and (as poor Richard likewise observes,) " He that hath a trade hath an estate ; and he that hath a calling hath an office of profit and honour ;" but then the trade must be worked at, and the calling \?ell followed, or neither the estate...
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The gleaner; or, Entertainment for the fire-side [compiled by J. Watson].

Gleaner - 1805
...gains •without pains : then help, hands, for I have no lands," or, if I have, they are smartly taxed. "He that hath a trade, hath an estate ; and he that hath a calling, hath an office of profit and honour," as poor Richard says ; but then the trade must be worked at, and the calling well followed,...
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The complete works ... of ... Benjamin Franklin, Volume 3

Benjamin Franklin - 1806
...gains without pains : then help hands for I have no lands." or, if I have, they are smartly taxed. " He, that hath a trade, hath an estate; and he, that hath a calling, hath an office of profit and honour," as poor Richard says: but then the trade must be worked at, and the calling well followed,...
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The Complete Works in Philosophy, Politics, and Morals, of the ..., Volume 3

Benjamin Franklin - American literature - 1806
...gains without pains ; then help hands, for I have no lands," or, if I have, they are smartly taxed. " He, that hath a trade, hath an estate ; and he, that hath a calling, hath an office of profit and honour," as poor Richard says; hat then the trade must be worked at, and the calling well followed,...
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Elegant extracts: a copious selection of passages from the most ..., Volume 6

Elegant extracts - 1812
...gains without pains ; then help hands, for I have no lands," or, if I have, they are smartly taxed. " He that hath a trade, hath an estate ; and he that hath a calling, hath an office of profit and honour," as Poor Richard says ; but then the trade must be worked at, and the calling well followed,...
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Lionel and Clarissa, by I. Bickerstaff. The toy shop; the king and the ...

James Plumptre - English drama - 1812
...without " pains ;" then " Help hands, for I have no lands," or if I have, they are smartly taxed. " He that hath a " trade, hath an estate ,: and he that hath a calling, hath " an office of profit and honour .n as Poor Richard says ; but then the trade must be worked at, and the calling well followed,...
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The literary miscellany: or, Selections and extracts, classical ..., Volume 9

1812
...I have no lands; or if I have, they are smartly taxed ;" and (as poor Richard likewise observes,) " He that hath a trade hath an estate ; and he that hath a calling hath an office of profit and honour ;* but then the trade must be worked at, and the calling well followed, or neither the estate...
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The Cheap magazine [ed. by G. Miller.] Vol, Volume 1

George Miller - 1813
...have no lands -, or if I have, they are smartly tax. ed j" and, (as poor Richard likewise observes,) " He that hath a trade hath an estate ; and he that hath a calling hath an office of profit and honour :" but then the trade must be worked at, and the calling well followed, or neither the estate...
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