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" Methinks I hear some of you say, Must a Man afford himself no Leisure? — I will tell thee, my Friend, what Poor Richard says, Employ thy Time well if thou meanest to gain Leisure; and since thou art not sure of a Minute, throw not away an Hour. "
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by Benjamin Franklin - 1804 - 59 pages
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The World's Laconics: Or, The Best Thoughts of the Best Authors

Tryon Edwards - Quotations, English - 1853 - 432 pages
...Seneca. LEISURE. — He hath no leisure, who useth it not. — Old maxim. LEISURE AND LAZINESS — Leisure is time for doing something useful : this...A life of leisure and a life of laziness are. two thhjgs. — Franklin. LEISURE AND SOLITUDE. — Leisure and solitude are the best effect of riches,...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1853 - 288 pages
...obtain, but the lazy man never ; so that, as poor Richard says, ' A life of leisure and a Life of lazmess are two things.' Do you imagine that sloth will afford...says, ' Troubles spring from idleness, and grievous toils from needless ease : many without labour would live by their own wits only ; but they break for...
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The Select Works of Benjamin Franklin: Including His Autobiography

Benjamin Franklin - Inventors - 1853 - 488 pages
...thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure; and, since thou art not sure of a minute, throw not away an hour.' Leisure is time for doing something...diligent man will obtain, but the lazy man never; for ' a life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. Many, without labor, would live by their...
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The Cottager's monthly visitor, Volume 33

1853
...thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure ; and, since thou art not sure of a minute, throw not away an hour.' Leisure is time for doing something...diligent man will obtain, but the lazy man never; for 'a life of leisure and VOL. XXXIII. E a' life of laziness are two things. Many, without labour,...
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American Classical Authors

Ludwig Herrig - American literature - 1854 - 553 pages
...thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure; and since thou art not sure of a minute, throw not away an hour." Leisure is time for doing something...this leisure the diligent man will obtain, but the tazy man never; for „a life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. Many, without labour,...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Written by Himself ; to which is Added His ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1855 - 375 pages
...leisure; and since thou art not sure of a minute, throw not away an hour.' Leisure is time fordoing something useful : this leisure the diligent man will...imagine that sloth will afford you more comfort than labor? No; for, as poor Richard says, ' Troubles spring from idleness, and grievous toils from needless...
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Die kunst oder methode: sprachen auf die leichteste, schnellste und ...

Carl August Friedrich Mahn - Greek language - 1855 - 264 pages
...biefe SKitge Wirb ber fieifnge SKatm 'galten, but the lazy man never aber ber faule 5D?ann nie; for, A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things benn ein Seben ber SBîttjie unb ein Ceben beä SÄüfftggange ift jweterlei (finb jiteiiDinge). Many,...
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Laconics: Or the Best Words of the Best Authors ...

John Timbs - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1856
...struck up, and both parties are piously in love — according to act of parliament. — Goldsmith. MI. Leisure is time for doing something useful : this...of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. — Franklin. Mil. Think you, a little din can daunt mine ears? Have I not in my time heard lions roar...
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Laconics, Or The Best Words of the Best Authors

1856
...struck up, and both parties are piously in love — according to act of parliament. — Goldsmith, ML Leisure is time for doing something useful : this...man never ; so that, as poor Richard says, A life of leisuw and a life of laziness are two things. — franklin. Mil. Think you, a little din can daunt...
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The Prose Writers of America: With a Survey of the Intellectual History ...

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American prose literature - 1856 - 552 pages
...tinte well, if Ihou meanest to gain leisure ; and, since thtni art not sure of a minute, throw not away an hour. Leisure is time for doing something...the diligent man will obtain, but the lazy man never ; for Л life of leisure and a life of laziness are tiro things. Matty, without labour, would live...
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