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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 Moral Instructor, and Guide to Virtue: Being a Compendium of Moral ...

Jesse Torrey - Ethics - 1824 - 300 pages
...no 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 honor,' as Poor Richard says; but then the trade must be worked at, and the calling well followed, or neither...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1825 - 303 pages
...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 Life of Benjamin Franklin: Including a Sketch of the Rise and Progress ...

1826 - 407 pages
...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 Life of Benjamin Franklin: Including a Sketch of the Rise and Progress ...

1826 - 407 pages
...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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Prose

Literature - 1826
...for I have no lands," or, if I have, they are fmartly 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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Laconics; or, The best words of the best authors [ed. by J. Timbs ..., Volume 2

Laconics, John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829 - 360 pages
...effectual to cure the extravagancies of this passion, as any one of the old philosophers.—Mdison. DCXCIV. 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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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors, Volume 2

John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829
...cure the extravagancies of this passion, as any one of the old philosophers. — Jlddisan. DCXCIV. He that hath a trade, hath an estate, and he that hath u calling, hath an office of profit and honour: but then the trade must be worked at, and the calling...
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The Moral Instructor, and Guide to Virtue: Being a Compendium of Moral ...

Jesse Torrey - Ethics - 1830 - 300 pages
...no 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 honor,' as Poor Richard says ; but then the trade must be worked at, and the calling well followed, or neither...
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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
...pains ; then help, hands, for I have ' no lands ;" or, if I have, they are smartly taxed. " He thai hath a trade, hath an estate : and he that hath a calling, hath an office of profit and lioumir," as l}onr Hichaid says ; but then the trade must he worked at, and the calling well followed,...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1831 - 290 pages
...if I have they are smartly taxed ;' and, (as poor Richard likewise ohserves) ' He that hath a trnde hath an estate, and he that hath a calling hath an office of profit and honour;' hut then the trnde must he worked at, and the calling well followed , or neither the estate...
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