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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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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1839 - 224 pages
...again, " Pride is as loud a beggar as Want, and & treat deal more saucy." When you have bought onu fine thing, you must buy ten more, that your appearance...is as truly folly for the poor to ape the rich, as the frog to swell, in order to equal the ox. " Vessels large may venture more, But little boats should...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Political science - 1840 - 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,...is as truly folly for the poor to ape the rich, as the frog to swell in order to equal the ox. * Vessels large may venture more, But little boats should...
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Selections from Jeremy Taylor [and others] designed to assist in forming the ...

Edward Stanley Bosanquet - 1840
...sell thy necessaries. Silks and satins, scarlet and velvets, put out the kitchen fire, as poor Richard says. It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow it. It is 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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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Illustrated by Tales, Sketches, and Anecdotes ...

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Indians of North America - 1842 - 180 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 swell in order to equal the ox. ' Vessels large may venture more, But little boats should...
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Lessons for young persons in humble life [by E. Frank].

Elizabeth Frank - 1842
...beggar as Want ; and a great deal more saucy." When you have bought one fine thing, you must buy many more, that your appearance may be all of a piece ; but Poor Dick suys, " It is easier to suppress the first desire, than to satisfy all that follow it." And it is as...
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The Works of ... Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral, and ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1846 - 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,...is as truly folly for the poor to ape the rich, as the frog to swell, in order to equal the ox. 'Vessels large may venture more, But little boats should...
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Life of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1846 - 224 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...is as truly folly for the poor to ape the rich, as the ;frog to swell, in order to equal the ox. " Vessels H*ge may venture more, But little hoats should...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesman - 1848 - 288 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,...desire, than to satisfy all that follow it.' And it is ai truly folly for the poor to ape the rich, as the frog to swell, in order to equal the ox. 'Vessels...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin

Orville Luther Holley - Inventors - 1848 - 468 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,...that your appearance may be all of a piece ; but Poor Richard says, It is easier to THE SLAVERY OF DEBT. • 215 suppress the first desire, than to satisfy...
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The Western Miscellany, Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin Ells - American literature - 1778 - 384 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, that your appearance may "o •M -;•! <*= iH*i •*}! •.!*pr .l-..' be all of a piece; but poor Dick says, "it la...
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