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" ... for want of a nail the shoe was lost; for want of a shoe the horse was lost; and for want of a horse the rider was lost... "
The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humourous, Moral ... - Page 240
by Benjamin Franklin - 1834 - 290 pages
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Blissful Data

Margaret Y. Chu - Business & Economics - 2004 - 224 pages
...as the triple constraint. Was It the Lack of a Nail That Caused the Kingdom to Be Lost? For want of a nail the shoe was lost, For want of a shoe the horse was lost, For want of a horse the rider was lost, For want of a rider the battle was lost, For want of...
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Time and Uncertainty

Paul Andre Harris, Michael Crawford - Philosophy - 2004 - 261 pages
...consequences in a very entertaining manner referring to Mother Goose (1968, p. 54 ff): For want of a nail The shoe was lost; For want of a shoe The horse was lost; For want of a horse The rider was lost; For want of a rider The battle was lost; For want of...
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Stock Trader's Almanac 2005

Jeffrey A. Hirsch, Yale Hirsch, Hirsch Organization - Business & Economics - 2004 - 192 pages
...without loss of enthusiasm. — Winston Churchill (British statesman, 1874-1965) THURSDAY 11 For want of a nail, the shoe was lost. For want of a shoe, the horse was lost. For want of a horse, the rider was lost. For want of a rider, the battle was lost. For want of...
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How to Teach Toward Character Development

James W. Komarnicki Ed D. - Philosophy - 2004 - 324 pages
...self-portrait of the person who did it. Autograph your work with excellence" (Hendricks 1997). "For want of a nail, the shoe was lost; for want of a shoe the horse was lost; and for want of a horse the rider was lost, being overtaken and slain by the enemy, all for want...
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Benjamin Franklin's Humor

Paul Zall - Social Science - 2005 - 186 pages
...thrive, Himself must either hold or drive. . . . And again, he adviseth to Circumspection and Care, even in the smallest Matters, because sometimes a...the Shoe was lost; for want of a Shoe the Horse was lost; and for want of a Horse the Rider was lost, being overtaken and slain by the Enemy, all for want...
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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, Including Poor Richard's Almanac ...

Benjamin Franklin - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 320 pages
...servant and one that you like, serve yourself." And again, he adviseth to circumspection and care, even in the smallest matters; because sometimes "a...the shoe was lost; for want of a shoe the horse was lost; and for want of a horse the rider was lost;" being overtaken and slain by the enemy; all for...
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Understanding Tort Law

Carol Harlow - Human rights - 2005 - 194 pages
...Not So Golden Anniversary" (1983) 46 Modern Law Review 147. 4 FACING THE CONSEQUENCES "For want of a nail, the shoe was lost, For want of a shoe, the horse was lost, For want of a horse, the rider was lost, For want of the rider, the battle was lost, For want...
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The Streetsmart Negotiator: How to Outfox, Outmaneuver, and Outlast Your ...

Harry Mills - Business - 2005 - 207 pages
...steps to agreement Step? Tie up the loose ends Chapter Eight 7 STEP / TIE UP THE LOOSE ENDS For want of a nail the shoe was lost; For want of a shoe the horse was lost; For want of a rider the battle was lost; All for the want of care about a horseshoe nail. BENJAMIN...
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Ideas for Development

Robert Chambers - Business & Economics - 2012 - 288 pages
...the spirit of the assessment. 26 An 'olde' English version of the butterfly effect runs: For want of a nail, the shoe was lost. For want of a shoe the horse was lost. For want of a horse the rider was lost. For want of a rider the battle was lost For loss of the...
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Texts for Fluency Practice: Level C

Timothy Rasinski, Lorraine Griffith - Education - 2005 - 112 pages
...your neighbors, if your own windows are glass. R4: A little neglect may breed mischief; for want of a nail the shoe was lost; for want of a shoe the horse was lost; for want of a horse the rider was lost; for want of the rider the battle was lost. R5: If you...
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