Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" 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, or neither the estate nor the office will enable us to... "
Plain Directions on Domestic Economy: Showing Particularly what are the ... - Page 14
1821 - 16 pages
Full view - About this book

The Scots Magazine, Volume 39

English literature - 1777
...tenth nour:" but then thetrade muft be worked at, and the calling well followed, or neither the tflate nor the office will enable us to pay our taxes. If we are induflrious, we fhall never flnrve ; for, as poor Richard fays, " At the working-man's hotife Hunger...
Full view - About this book

Political, Miscellaneous, and Philosophical Pieces: Arranged Under the ...

Benjamin Franklin - American prose literature - 1779 - 567 pages
...then the trade muft • be ' be worked at, and the calling well followed, or neither the eflate nor the office will enable us ' to pay our taxes. — If we are induftrious, we * mall never ftarve j for, " at the working man's ' houfe hunger looks in, but dares...
Full view - About this book

the monthly review or literary journal: from january to june, inclusive,. m ...

several hands - 1780
...Richard fays ; but then the trade muft be worked at, and the calling well followed, or neither the eftate nor the office will enable us to pay o'ur taxes. —If we are iriduftrious, we {hall never ftarve; for, " at the working man's houfe hunger looks in, but dares not...
Full view - About this book

The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 62

Books - 1780
...Richard fays ; but then the trade muft be worked at, and the calling well followed, or neither the eftate nor the office will enable us to pay our taxes. — If we are induftrious, we fhall never ftarve ; for, ** at the working man's houfe hunger looks in, but dares...
Full view - About this book

The Bee: Or Literary Weekly Intelligencer, Volume 1

James Anderson - Scotland - 1791
...honour:" but then the trade muft be worked at, and the calling well followed, or neither the eilate nor the office will enable us to pay our taxes. If we are induftrious, we (hall never ftarve; for, as poor Richard fays, " At the working-man's houfe hunger...
Full view - About this book

Preceptive, Moral, and Sentimental Pieces: On the Duties of the Young, Issue 10

Chapbooks - 1796 - 20 pages
...Richard says; 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 —...for, " at the working man's house hunger looks in, but dares not enter." Nor will the bailiff or the constable enter, for "industry pays debts, while...
Full view - About this book

Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose, Volume 2

Vicesimus Knox - English prose literature - 1797
...Richard fays; but then the trade mull be worked at, and the calling well followed, or neither the eftate nor the office will enable us to pay our taxes — If we are induilrious we mall never ilarve; for, at the working man's houfe hunger looks in, but dares not...
Full view - About this book

Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose ..., Volume 2

1797 - 1120 pages
...Richard fays; but then the trade mull be worked at, and the calling well followed, or neither the eftate nor the office will enable us to pay our taxes — If we are induftrious we (hall never llarve; for, " at the working man's lioufe hunger looks in, but dares not...
Full view - About this book

The Immortal Mentor, Or, Man's Unerring Guide to a Healthy, Wealthy & Happy ...

Luigi Cornaro - Conduct of life - 1802 - 321 pages
...Richard fays ; but then the trade muft be worked at, and the calling well followed, or neither the eftate nor the office will enable us to pay our taxes. If we are induftrious, we will nex'er ftarve ; for at the working man's houfe, hunger looks in, but dares not...
Full view - About this book

Poor Richard; or, The way to wealth

Benjamin Franklin - 1820 - 288 pages
...honour, 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 industrious, we shall never starve ; for, as poor Richard says, ' At the working man's house, hunger looks in but dares not enter.' Nor will...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF