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" Industry need not wish as Poor Richard says, and He that lives upon Hope will die fasting. There are no Gains, without Pains ; then Help Hands, for I have no Lands, or if I have, they are smartly taxed. "
Plain Directions on Domestic Economy: Showing Particularly what are the ... - Page 14
1821 - 16 pages
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Israel Potter: His Fifty Years of Exile, Volume 231

Herman Melville - American literature - 1855 - 174 pages
...Industry need not wish, and he that lives upon hope will dię fasting, as Poor Richard says. 2'here are no gains, without pains. Then help hands, for I have no lands, as Poor Richard says.' Oh, confound all this wisdom ! It's a sort of insulting to talk wisdom to a...
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Great Truths by great Authors

1856
...Apprentice Boy feels who looks at him. , — Franklin. TNDUSTRY need not wish, and he that lives upon hopes will die fasting. There are no gains without pains;...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; but then the trade...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1856
...make these tunes better, if we bestir ourselves. ' Industry need not wish, and he that lives upon hope will die fasting. There are no gains without pains...lands,' or if I have they are smartly taxed. ' He tbat hath a trade, hath an estate ; and ho that hath a calling, hath an office of profit and honour,'...
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The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Containing Several Political and ..., Volume 2

Benjamin Franklin, Jared Sparks - United States - 1856
...ourselves. Industry need not wish, and he that lives upon hopes will die fasting. There are no gains withont pains; then help, hands, for I have no lands ; or,...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;...
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The Moral Class-book

William Chambers - 1856 - 168 pages
...NECESSITY OF SOMETHING TO DO. 35* jo fasting. There are no gains without pains ; then help, •lands, 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...
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Select Works, Including His Autobiography

Benjamin Franklin - 1856 - 502 pages
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The Prose Writers of America: With a Survey of the Intellectual History ...

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American prose literature - 1856 - 552 pages
...upon hopes will die /ssiinc. Ttirre arena gains without pains; then help, hands, for I have no lamls ; or, if I have, they are smartly taxed. He that hath a trade hath an eelate ; and he that hath a cnlting, ha'h an njfe-c nf °in.fil and honour, as Poor Richard...
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The Youth's Companion and Counsellor

William Chambers - Conduct of life - 1858 - 350 pages
...bestir ourselves. ' Industry needs not wish,' as poor Richard says ; and ' He that lives upon hope will die fasting.' ' There are no gains without pains...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...
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The Old Franklin Almanac, Volumes 1-7

Almanacs, American - 1860
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The Quarterly Magazine of the Independent Order of Odd-Fellows, Manchester Unity

Fraternal organizations - 1860
...a lengthy paper, as tho book called the " Pleasures of Hope" can testify. Again, says the Doctor, " There are no gains without pains, then help hands for I have no lands." The former portion of this maxim would read much better and more truly, in my opinion, if it read thus,...
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