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" Richard say, one today is worth two tomorrows, and farther, have you somewhat to do tomorrow, do it today. If you were a servant, would you not be ashamed that a good master should catch you idle? Are you then your own master, be ashamed to catch yourself... "
Essays and Letters - Page 76
by Benjamin Franklin - 1820 - 340 pages
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The Progressive English reading books, Volume 1

Nelson Thomas and sons, ltd - 1862
...you may be hindered to-morrow. Never leave that till to-morrow which you can do to-day. self asleep when there is so much to be done for yourself, your family, and your country. It is true there is much to be done, and perhaps you are weak-handed ; but stick...
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Half-hours of translation, or Extracts from the best British and American ...

Alphonse Mariette - 1863
...can do to-day." " If you were a servant, would you not be ashamed that a good master should catch you idle ? Are you, then, your own master, be ashamed to catch .yourself idle," as poor Dick says. When there is so much to be done for yourself, your family, and your country, be...
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The Revised Lesson Book for Standard I(-vi) of the Revised Code of the ...

Great Britain. Committee on Education - Education - 1864
...can do to-day.' " If you were a servant, would you not be ashamed that a good master should catch you idle ? Are you then your own master ? Be ashamed to...yourself, your family, your country, and your king. ' Constant dropping wears away stones; and by diligence and patience the mouse ate in two the cable...
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The Autobiography and Essays of Dr. Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1864 - 231 pages
...do it to-day." " If you were a servant, would you not be ashamed that a good master should catch you idle ? Are you then your own master, be ashamed to catch yourself idle," as poor Dick says. When thi:re is so much to be done for yourself, your family, and your gracious king,...
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Reading Book

1864
...can do to-day." If you were a servant, would you not be ashamed that a good master should catch jou idle ? Are you, then, your own master ? Be ashamed to catch yourself idle, where there is so much to be done for yourself, your family, your country, and your king. Handle your...
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The Ackworth reading book, being selections from the best English authors in ...

Ackworth sch - 1865
...can do to-day.' If you were a servant, would you not be ashamed that a good master should catch you idle ? Are you then your own master ? Be ashamed to...for yourself, your family, your country, and your God. Handle your tools without mittens ; remember that' The cat in gloves catches no mice.' It is true...
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Benjamin Franklin, the Printer-boy

Benjamin Franklin - Apprentices - 1865 - 120 pages
...sheep and a cow, every one bids me good-morrow." " Be ashamed to catch yourself idle." "Handle yonr tools without mittens; remember that the cat in gloves catches no mice." " There is much to be done, and perhaps you are weakhanded : but stick to it steadily, and you will...
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The practical English grammar

Robert Armstrong (English master, Madras College, St. Andrews.) - English language - 1868 - 120 pages
...to-day. If you were a servant, would you not be ashamed that a good master should catch you idle ? Be ashamed to catch yourself idle, when there is so much to be done for yourself, your family, and your fellow-creatures. Poor Richard says, that the cat in gloves catches no mice : therefore handle...
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My new-year's gift to my son [comprising Pamphilius, Economy of life and ...

Pamphilius (pseud.) - 1869
...do it to-day." " If you were a servant, would you not be ashamed that a good master should catch you idle? Are you, then, your own master? Be ashamed to...idle." When there is so much to be done for yourself, be up by peep of day : " Let not the sun look down, and say, ' Inglorious here he lies ! ' " Methinks...
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The American Journal of Education, Volume 23

Henry Barnard - Education - 1872
...can do to-day." If you were a servant, would you not be ashamed that a good master should catch you idle ? Are you then your own master? Be ashamed to...Poor Richard says. It is true there is much to be cVue. and, perhaps, you are weak-handed; but stick to it steadily, and you will seo great effects;...
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