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" You expect they will be sold cheap, and perhaps they may for less than they cost ; but if you have no occasion for them they must be dear to you. Remember what Poor Richard says : Buy what thou hast no need of, and ere long thou shalt sell thy necessaries. "
Lionel and Clarissa, by I. Bickerstaff. The toy shop; the king and the ... - Page 349
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1839 - 224 pages
...means, that perhaps the cheapness is apparent only, or not real i or the bargain, by straitening tuee in thy business, may do thee more harm than good....have been ruined by buying good pennyworths." Again, as poor Richard says, " It is foolish to lay out money in a purchase of repentance," and yet this folly...
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The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Containing Several Political and ..., Volume 2

Benjamin Franklin - United States - 1840
...Richard says; Buy what thou hast no need of, und ere long thou shall sell thy necessaries. And again, Jit a great pennyworth pause a while. He means, that perhaps...by buying good pennyworths. Again, It is foolish to l'i;/ out money in a purchase of repentance ; and yet this folly is practised every day at auctions,...
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The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Containing Several Political and ..., Volume 2

Benjamin Franklin - United States - 1840
...says ; Buy what thou hast no need of, and ere long thou shalt sell thy necessaries. And again, JLt a great pennyworth pause a while. He means, that perhaps...have been ruined by buying good pennyworths. Again, // is foolish to lay out money in a purchase of repentance ; and yet this folly is practised every...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Political science - 1840 - 320 pages
...says, ' Buy what thou hast no need of, and ere long thou shalt sell thy necessaries.' And again, ' At a great pennyworth pause a while.' He means, that...have been ruined by buying good pennyworths.' Again, as poor Richard says, ' It is foolish to lay out money in a purchase of repentance ;' and yet this...
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Practical Morality, Or, A Guide to Men and Manners: Consisting of Lord ...

Conduct of life - 1841 - 275 pages
...jle«ir-worth pause a while." He means, that perfcaps the cheapness la apparent only, and not re^J.; or the bargain, by straitening thee in thy business, may do thee moie harm than good. For in another place he says, " Many have been ruined by buying good penny-worths."...
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Lessons for young persons in humble life [by E. Frank].

Elizabeth Frank - 1842
...says : " Buy what you have no need of, and ere long you shall sell your necessaries." And again, " At a great pennyworth pause a while :" he means, that...only, and not real ; or the bargain, by straitening you in your business, may do you more harm than good. For, in another place, he says, " Many have been...
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Levende dansk lyrik: fra folkevisen til drachmann

Poul P. M. Pedersen - Danish poetry - 1844 - 580 pages
...Richard says; Buy what thou hast no need of, and ere long thou shalt sell thy necessaries. And again, Jit a great pennyworth pause a while. He means, that perhaps...pennyworths. Again, It is foolish to lay out money in a purchase of repentance ; and yet this folly is practised every day at auctions, for want of minding...
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Life of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1846 - 224 pages
...perhapithe cheapness is apparent only, or not real -* or the hargain, hy straitening thce in thy husiness, may do thee more harm than good. For in another place he says, " Many have heen ruined hy huying i;uod pennyworths." Again, as poor Richard says, " It i3 foulish to lay out money...
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The Works of ... Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral, and ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1846 - 304 pages
...says, 'Buy what thou hast no need of, and ere long thou shall sell thy necessaries.' And again, 'At a great pennyworth pause a while.' He means, that perhaps the cheapness is apparent only, or not real ; or the bargain, by straitening thee in thy business, may do thee more harm than good....
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1847
...says, ' Buy what thou hast no need of, and ere long thou shali sell thy necessaries.' And again, ' At a great pennyworth pause a while;' he means, that...pennyworths.' Again, ' It is foolish to lay out money in a purchase of repentance ; ' and yet this folly is practised every day at auctions, for want of minding...
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