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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 Life of Benjamin Franklin

Orville Luther Holley - Inventors - 1848 - 468 pages
...office of profit and honor, as Poor Richard says ; but then the trade must be worked at, and the calling followed, or neither the estate nor the office will enable us to pay INDUSTRY AND VIGILANCE. 211 our taxes. If we are industrious we shall never starve ; for At the -working-man's...
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London at table; or, How, when, and where to dine and order a dinner

1851
...poverty soon overtakes him. He that lives upon hope will die fasting. There are no gains without pains. He that hath a trade, hath an estate ; and he that hath a calling, hath an office of profit and honour. At the working man's house, hunger looks in, but dare not enter. Industry pays debts, but despair...
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The Select Works of Benjamin Franklin: Including His Autobiography

Benjamin Franklin - Inventors - 1853 - 488 pages
...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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A Practical Treatise on Business: Or, How to Get, Save, Spend, Give, Lend ...

Edwin Troxell Freedley - Business - 1853 - 350 pages
...him to expend but he who is able to perform a day's labor. A trade is a sure road to independence. " He that hath a trade hath an estate, and he that hath a calling, hath an office of profit and honor." Among the ancient Jews, every one, however well educated, was brought up to a trade. At Sparta, there...
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Money: how to get, how to keep, and how to use it

Money - 1853
...him to expend but he who is able to perform a day's labour. A trade is a sure road to independence. " He that hath a trade hath an estate, and he that hath a calling hath an office of profit and honour." Among the ancient Jews, every one, however well educated, was brought up to a trade. At Sparta,...
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The Cottager's monthly visitor, Volume 33

1853
...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 affair of profit and honour,' as Poor Richard says. But then the trade must be worked at, and the calling...
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Chambers's Information for the People: A Popular Encyclopedia, Volume 2

William Chambers - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1853
...I hjve nj lauds: or if I have, they are smartly taxed:' ami ;aa poor Richard likewise observes) • He that hath a trade hath an estate, and he that hath a railing hath an office of profit and honour;' bul then the trade must be worked at. and the calling...
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American Classical Authors

Ludwig Herrig - American literature - 1854 - 553 pages
...gains without pains; then help hands, for I have no lands," or, if I have, they are sraartly taxed. „He that hath a trade, hath an estate; and he that hath a calling, hath an office ot profit and honour," ńs poor Richard says; but then the trade must be worked at, and the calling...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Written by Himself ; to which is Added His ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1855 - 375 pages
...have no lands ; or it' I have, they are smartly taxed ;' and, (as poor Richard likewise observes) ' He that hath a trade hath an estate, and he that hath...well followed, or neither the estate nor the office wiS enable us to pay our taxes. If we are industrious, we shall never starve ; for, as poor Itichard...
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A Hand-Book of Anglo-Saxon Root-Words

1855
...done in war ? ONE HUNDRED AND THIRD STUDY. QUALITIES OF MECHANICS AND THEIR CALLINGS. "HE that liath a trade hath an estate ; and he that hath a calling, hath an office of profit and honor." FRANKLIN. CRAFTY, skill or strength; full of art, Should a mechanic be wise ? or skill. CUNNING, able...
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