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" So much for industry, my friends, and attention to one's own business; but to these we must add frugality if we would make our industry more certainly successful. A man may, if he knows not how to save as he gets, keep his nose all his life to the grindstone,... "
Enquire within upon everything [by R.K. Philp. Wanting sheet L]. - Page 127
by Robert Kemp Philp - 1856
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Preceptive, Moral, and Sentimental Pieces: On the Duties of the Young, Issue 10

Chapbooks - 1796 - 20 pages
...if he knows not how to save as he gets, " keep his nose all his life to the grindstone, and die not worth a groat at last. A fat kitchen makes a lean will;" andi " Many estates are spent in the getting, Since women for tea forsook spinning and knitting, And...
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Poor Richard; or, The way to wealth

Benjamin Franklin - Self-Help - 1820 - 30 pages
...may,ae knows not how to save as he gets, 'keep his nose all his life to the grind-stone, and die not worth a groat at last. ' A fat kitchen makes a lean will ;' and, ' Many estates are spent in the getting, Since women for tea forsook spinning and knit.tinS> And men for punch forsook hewing and...
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The gleaner; or, Entertainment for the fire-side [compiled by J. Watson].

Gleaner - 1805
...he knows not how to save as he gets, " Keep his nose, all his life, to the grindstone, and die not worth a groat at last. A fat kitchen makes a lean will ;" and " Many estates are spent in the getting, " Since women, for tea, forsook spinning and knitting, " And men, for punch, forsook hewing...
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The Complete Works in Philosophy, Politics, and Morals, of the ..., Volume 3

Benjamin Franklin - American literature - 1806
...die not worth a groat at last. A fat kitchen mates a lean wilJ ;" and " Many estates are spent in the getting. Since women for tea forsook spinning and...knitting. And men for punch forsook hewing and splitting." * If jou would be wealthy, think of saving, as; well as of getting. The Indies have not made Spain...
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The complete works ... of ... Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1806
...die not worth a groat at last. A fat kitchiti makes a lean will; and " Many estates are spent in the getting, Since women for tea forsook spinning and...knitting, And men for punch forsook hewing and splitting." " If yon would be wealthy, think of saving, as well a$ of getting. The Indies have not made Spain rich,...
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Elegant extracts: a copious selection of passages from the most eminent ...

Elegant extracts - 1812
...if he knows not how to save as he gets, " keep his nose all his life to the grindstone, and die not worth a groat at last." A fat kitchen makes a lean will ; and, " Many estates are spent in the getting Since women tor tea forsook spinning and knitting. And men for punch forsook hewing and...
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Lionel and Clarissa, by I. Bickerstaff. The toy shop; the king and the ...

James Plumptre - English drama - 1812
...he knows not how to save as he gets, " keep his nose all his life to the grind-stone, " and die not worth a groat at last." " A fat kitchen. " makes a lean will ;" " Many estntes are spent in the getting, " Since women for tea forsook spioning and knitting, "...
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The literary miscellany: or, Selections and extracts, classical and ...

1812
...if he knmvs not how to save as he gets. " keep his nose all his life to the grindstone, and die not worth a groat at last." " A fat kitchen makes a lean will," as poor Richard says ; and, " Many estates are spent in the getting ; since women for tea, forsook...
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The Cheap magazine [ed. by G. Miller.] Vol

George Miller - 1813
...makec a lean vi 111," as poor Rkhard says j and, " Many estates are spent in the getting ; Since women forsook spinning .and knitting, And men for punch , forsook hewing and splitting." " If you would be wealthy, (says he, in another Almahack,) think of saving, as well ait of getting...
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The Child's Instructor: Consisting of Easy Lessons for Children ...

John Ely - Readers - 1817 - 103 pages
...yourself. Handle your tools without mittins. Acat in gloves catches no mice. Many estates are spent in the getting ; Since women for tea forsook spinning and...; And men for punch forsook hewing and splitting. 35. If you would be rich, think of saving, as well as earning. A penny saved is as good as a penny...
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