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" And again, Pride is as loud a beggar as want, and a great deal more saucy. When you have bought one fine thing, you must buy ten more, that your appearance may be all of a piece; but Poor Dick says, 'Tis easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy... "
Lionel and Clarissa, by I. Bickerstaff. The toy shop; the king and the ... - Page 350
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Globetrotter Dogma: 100 Canons for Escaping the Rat Race and Exploring the World

Bruce Northam - Travel - 2011 - 172 pages
...the yellow pages, or in the cafe nearest the post office. Remember, home is where the payments are. "It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow it." — Benjamin Franklin "This no place like home. " — Cypriot Night Club bouncer explaining local hospitality...
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A Benjamin Franklin Reader

Benjamin Franklin - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 551 pages
...consult your purse. "And again, pride is as loud a beggar as want, and a great deal more saucy. When you have bought one fine thing you must buy ten more,...appearance may be all of a piece; but Poor Dick says, 'tis easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow it. And 'tis as truly folly...
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Graceful Simplicity: The Philosophy and Politics of the Alternative American ...

Jerome M. Segal - Philosophy - 2003 - 289 pages
...continued, "The artificial Wants of Mankind thus become more numerous than the Natural. . . . When you have bought one fine Thing, you must buy ten more, that your Appearance may be all of a Piece. . . . 'Tis easier to suppress the first Desire, than to satisfy all that follows it. ... What Use is...
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சுராவின் அகர வரிசையில் ஆங்கில தமிழ் பழமொழிகள்

D. V. ரங்கராஜன் - Didactic poetry, Tamil - 2003 - 544 pages
...remains yet unenjoyed inspires our enjoyment of the good before us. - SamuelJohnson 2.«fr«fr 783. It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow it. -Franklin 13. Destiny - eŁ\$, Fate 784. Lot of folks confuse bad management with destiny. - Kin Hubbard...
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A Benjamin Franklin Reader

Walter Isaacson - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 576 pages
...fine thing you must buy ten more, that your appearance may be all of a piece; but Poor Dick says, 'tis easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow it. And 'tis as truly folly for the poor to ape the rich, as for the frog to swell, in order to equal the ox....
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Proverbs: A Handbook

Wolfgang Mieder - Social Science - 2004 - 304 pages
...consult your purse. And again, Pride is as loud a beggar as Want, and a great deal more saucy. When you have bought one fine thing, you must buy ten more,...It is easier to suppress the first desire, than to satisjy all that follow it. And it is as truly folly for the poor to ape the rich, as for the frog...
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Poor Richard's Almanack

Benjamin Franklin - Almanacs, American - 2004 - 302 pages
...consult your Purse. And again, Pride is as loud a Beggar as Want, and a great deal more saucy. When you have bought one fine Thing you must buy ten more,...Appearance may be all of a Piece; but Poor Dick says, Tis easier to suppress the first Desire, than to satisfy all that follow it. And 'tis as truly Folly...
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Ben Franklin's Guide to Wealth: Being a 21st Century Treatise on What It ...

Erin Barrett, Jack Mingo - Self-Help - 2004 - 121 pages
...pride because you own things; take pride in how smart you are as you follow your own path. ^pj When you have bought one fine thing, you must buy ten more, that your appearance may be all of a piece. 'Tis easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow it. Ol' Ben has it right here....
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Sura's Quotable Quotes, Adages and Sayings

D.V. Rangarajan - 2004
...rascals of their own choosing - Dong Larson. Deserving 1 . First deserve, then desire. Desire 1 . lt is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow it. - Franklin. 2. Our desires always increase with our possessions. The knowledge that something remains...
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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, Including Poor Richard's Almanac ...

Benjamin Franklin - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 320 pages
...consult your purse." And again, "pride is as loud a beggar as want and a great deal more saucy/' When you have bought one fine thing you must buy ten more,...appearance may be all of a piece ; but Poor Dick says, " 'tis easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow it." And 'tis as truly folly...
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