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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 - 1849 - 304 pages
...consult your purae. 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 ; hut poor Dick says, 'It is easier to suppress the first desire, than to satisfy all that follow it.'...
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London at table; or, How, when, and where to dine and order a dinner

1851
...money, go and try and borrow some. Pride is as loud a beggar as want, and a great deal more sancy. It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow it. Pride that dines on vanity, sups on contempt. Pride breakfasts with plenty, dines with poverty, and...
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A Laconic Manual and Brief Remarker: Containing Over a Thousand Subjects ...

Charles Simmons - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1852 - 552 pages
...Pride will have a fall. Franklin. 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. Ezek. 16: 49. "TMs was...
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Religion in its relation to commerce, and the ordinary avocations of life. A ...

W. H. R. - 1852
...thoughts and principles are borne down. The philosophy of this is partly set forth in the proverb, " When you have bought one fine thing, you must buy ten more, — that your appearance may be all of a piece." There are two ways in which persons are led to the violation of personal and domestic economy. The...
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Chambers's Information for the People: A Popular Encyclopedia, Volume 2

William Chambers - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1853
...consult your purse.1 " 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. ' Vi-ssrls Inrg"' mny vfimm- mon1. Hut little boats should...
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The World's Laconics: Or, The Best Thoughts of the Best Authors

Tryon Edwards - Quotations, English - 1853 - 432 pages
...or love. — Osborn. PRIDE. — 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. PRIDE....
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1853 - 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, that your appearance may he all of a piece ; but poor Dick says, * It is easier to suppress the first desire, than to satisfy...
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American Classical Authors

Ludwig Herrig - American literature - 1854 - 553 pages
...When you have bought one thing fine, you must buy then more, that your appearance may be all ofapiece; but poor Dick says, „it is easier to suppress the...desire than to satisfy all that follow it; and it is s truly folly for the poor to ape the rieh, s for the frog to swell, in order to equal the ox."...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Written by Himself ; to which is Added His ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1855 - 375 pages
...consult your purse.' And again, 'Pride is as loud a beggar as Want, and a great deal more sancy.' 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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Die kunst oder methode: sprachen auf die leichteste, schnellste und ...

Carl August Friedrich Mahn - Greek language - 1855 - 264 pages
...unterbrucfen, than to satisfy all that follow it ala ae bie jit befttebigeti, bie auf if)n folgen. And it is as truly folly for the poor to ape the rich itnb ее ft eben fo afjtljaft fyotljett ft bie Sltmen ben ffleidjen nadjjuajfen, as for the...
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