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" So much for industry, my friends, and attention to one's own business; but to these we must add frugality, if we would make our industry more certainly successful. A man may, if he knows not how to save as he gets, ' keep his nose all his life to the... "
The Life of Benjamin Franklin: With Many Choice Anecdotes and Admirable ... - Page 152
by Mason Locke Weems - 1822 - 264 pages
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A compendium of American literature, arranged by C.D. Cleveland. Stereotyped ed

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1862
...for industry, my friends, and attention to one's own business ; but to these we must add frugality, if we would make our industry more certainly successful....worth a groat at last. A fat kitchen makes a lean icill. " Away, then, with your expensive follies, and you will not then hare so much cause to complain...
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The elements of success: illustr. in the life of A. Laurence and others

Elements - Success - 1862 - 232 pages
...times, heavy taxes, and chargeable families." "What maintains one vice would bring up two children." " A man may, if he knows not how to save as he gets,...a groat at last. A fat kitchen makes a lean will." The subject of frugality cannot be fully appreciated without considering the ruin wrought by extravagance....
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1862 - 776 pages
...for industry, my friends, and attention to one's own business; but to these we must add frugality, if we would make our industry more certainly successful....keep his nose all his life to the grindstone, and dic not worth a groat at last. A fat kitchen makes a lean will. "Away, then, with your expensive follics,...
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Historical nuggets. Bibliotheca Americana or A descriptive account of my ...

Henry Newton Stevens - 1862
...Frugality, if we would make our Industry more certainly fuccefsl.ul. A Man may, if he knows not how to fave as he gets, keep his Nose all his Life to the Grindstone, :MU1 die not worth -A Groat at laft. A fat Kitchen makes a lean Will, as Poor Richard fays ; and, Many...
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Half-hours of translation, or Extracts from the best British and American ...

Alphonse Mariette - 1863
...for industry, my friends, and attention to one's own business ; but to these we must add frugality, if • we would make our industry more certainly successful....at last." " A fat kitchen makes a lean will ;" and, " If you would be wealthy, think of saving as well as of getting : the Indies have not made Spain rich,...
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The Autobiography and Essays of Dr. Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1864 - 231 pages
...for industry, my friends, and attention to one's own business ; but to these we must add frugality, if we would make our industry more certainly successful. A man may, if he knows not how to s^ve as he gets, " keep his nose all his life to the grindstone, and die not worth a eroal at last."*...
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A Compendium of American Literature Chronologically Arranged: With ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - American literature - 1865 - 784 pages
...for industry, niy friends, and attention to one's own business ; but to these we must add frugality, if we would make our industry more certainly successful....die not worth a groat at last. A fat kitchen makes a kan will. " Away, then, with your expensive follies, and you will not then have so much cause to complain...
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Enquire within upon everything [by R.K. Philp. Wanting sheet L].

Robert Kemp Philp - Home economics - 1865 - 371 pages
...frugality we cannot do better than take the worthy Mentor for our text, and from it address our remarks. A man may, if he knows not how to save as he gets,...a groat at last. A fat kitchen makes a lean will." " Man; estates are spent in getting, Since women for tea forsook spinning auJ knitting. And men for...
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Sunday readings in prose and verse, selected and ed. by J.E. Carpenter

Joseph Edwards Carpenter - 1866
...for industry, my friends, and attention to one's own business ; but to these we must add frugality, if we would make our industry more certainly successful....kitchen makes a lean will ;' and — ' Many estates arc spent in the getting, Since women for tea forsook spinning and knitting, And men for punch forsook...
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Advice to youths about entering a commercial career

William H. Ablett - Commerce - 1867 - 80 pages
...for industry, my friends, and attention to one's own business ; but to these we must add frugality, if we would make our industry more certainly successful....Many estates are spent in the getting, Since women for tea forsook spinning and knitting, And men for punch forsook hewing and splitting.' If you would...
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