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" How much more than is necessary do we spend in sleep, forgetting that The sleeping fox catches no poultry, and that There will be sleeping enough in the grave, as Poor Richard says. "
The Moral Instructor, and Guide to Virtue: Being a Compendium of Moral ... - Page 214
by Jesse Torrey - 1824 - 300 pages
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Life of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1846 - 224 pages
...always hright,* as poor Richard says. '* But dost thou love life ? then do not squander time, for that's the stuff life is made of," as poor Richard says....necessary do we spend in sleep , forgetting, that " tho sleeping fox catches no poultry, and that there will he sleeping enough in the grave," as poor...
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The Christian Pioneer, Volumes 32-33

Baptists - 1878
...pounds of tea — China producing 600,000,000, Japan, 40,000,000, India, 35,000,000, Java, 6,000,000. Dost thou love life, then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of. — Franklin. In general, there is no one with whom life drags so disagreeably as with him who tries...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1847
...rest, consumes fester than labour wears, while the used key is always bright,' as poor Richard says. ' But dost thou love life, then do not squander time,...sleeping enough in the grave,' as Poor Richard says. " ' If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be,' as Poor Richard says, ' the...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin

Orville Luther Holley - Inventors - 1848 - 468 pages
...rust, consumes faster than labor wears ; while the used hey is always bright, as Poor Richard says. But dost thou love life ? then do not squander time,...sleeping enough in the grave, as Poor Richard says. i ' ' If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be, as Poor Richard says, the greatest...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin

Orville Luther Holley - Inventors - 1848 - 468 pages
...labor wears ; while the used key is always bright, as Poor Richard says. But dost thou love life 1 then do not squander time, for that is the stuff'...sleeping enough in the grave, as Poor Richard says. " If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be, as Poor Richard says, the greatest...
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Advice to clerks and hints to employers, showing the road to preferment and ...

Advice - 1848 - 80 pages
...bright. " But dost thou love life ? then do not squander time, for that 's the stuff life is made of." " How much more than is necessary do we spend in sleep...that there will be sleeping enough in the grave." If time, therefore, be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be the greatest prodigality....
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The Western Miscellany, Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin Ells - Mississippi River Valley - 1778 - 384 pages
...shortens life. "Sloth, like rust, eonsumes faster than labor wears, while the used key is always bright. "But dost thou love life, then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of." How much more than is necessary do we spend in sleep ! forgetting, that "the sleeping fox catches no...
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On the Importance of an Early Correct Education of Children: Embracing the ...

William Euen - Child rearing - 1848 - 148 pages
...bushel. 2. Sloth, like rust, consumes faster than labor wears, while the used key is always bright. . 3. Dost thou love life, then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of. 4. Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise. 5. Take care of the pence,...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1849 - 304 pages
...Richard says. 'But dost thou love life' then do not squander time, for that's the stuff life is made 259 of,' as poor Richard says. How much more than is necessary...poultry, and that there will be sleeping enough in the grave,1 as poor Richard says. 'If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be (as...
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The Literary Reader: For Academies and High Schools: Consisting of ...

Arethusa Hall - Readers - 1851 - 408 pages
...rust, consumes faster than labor wears; while the used key is always bright," as Poor Richard says. " But dost thou love life, then do not squander time,...sleeping enough in the grave," as Poor Richard says. " If time be, of all things, the most precious, wasting time must be," as Poor Richard says, "the greatest...
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