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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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Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors, Volume 2

John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1829
...passions create. — fiurton. DCLIX. 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 it is easier to suppress the first desire, than to satisfy all that follow it. — Franklin. DCLX....
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1831 - 290 pages
...have hought one" fine thing you must huy ten more, that your appearance may he all of a piece; hut poor Dick says, ' It is easier to suppress the first...all that follow it.' And it is as truly folly for I he poor to ape the rich, as the frog to swell, in order coequal the ox. 'Vessels large may venture...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humourous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1831 - 290 pages
...bought one fine thing, you must buy ten mn.-e, that youi appearance may be all of a piece , but pour Dick says, ' It is easier to suppress the first desire,...satisfy all that follow it.' And it is as truly folly foi the poor to ape the rich, as the frog to jwell, in ordti to equal the ox. ' Vessels large ma; venture...
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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
...consult your purse." i And again. " Pride is as loud a heggar as want, and a great deal more saucy." When 'you have bought one fine thing, you must buy ten more, that your appearance may he all of a piece; but Poor Dick says, " It is easier to suppress the first desire, t! MI to satisfy...
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The Bristol Job Nott, Or, Labouring Man's Friend, Issue 1

Working class - 1832
...your purse.' And again, ' Pride is as loud a beggar as Want, and a great deal more saucy.' When yon have bought one fine thing, you must buy ten more,...but Poor Dick says, ' It is easier to suppress the iirst desire, tkan to satisfy all that follow it.* And it is as truly folly for the poor to ape the...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humourous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - American essays - 1834 - 290 pages
...must huy ten more, that your appearance may he all of a piece; hut poor Pick says, ' It iseasierto suppress the first desire, than to satisfy all that...it is as truly folly for the poor to ape the rich, eia the frog to swell, in order to equal the ox. Vessels largo may venture more, But little hoats should...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: With Many Choice Anecdotes and Admirable ...

Mason Locke Weems - Statesmen - 1835 - 239 pages
...consult your rurse." 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 apiece; but poor Dick says, "it is easier to suppress the first desire, than to satisfy all that follow...
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The golden rules of life; or, Every body's friend

Golden rules - 1835
...Pride. — Pride is as loud a beggar as want, and a great deal more saucy. When you have bought one tine thing, you must buy ten more, that your appearance may be all of a piece; but it is easier to suppress the first desire, than to satisfy all that follow it. — Franklin. Titles....
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - Economics - 1835 - 312 pages
...ten more, that yonr appearance may he all of a piece ; bnt poor Dick says, N it is easier to snppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow it; .. and it is as trnly folly for the poor to ape the rich, as for the frog to swell, in order the eqnal the ox. " Vessels...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Autobiographical memory - 1837 - 328 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,...is as truly folly for the poor to ape the rich, as the frog to swtll in order to equal the ox. 'Vessels large may venture more, But little boats should...
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