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" If I were a cobbler, it would be my pride The best of all cobblers to be ; If I were a tinker, no tinker beside Should mend an old kettle like me. "
The Pharmaceutical Journal and Transactions - Page 348
1891
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Transactions of the Sanitary Institute of Great Britain, Volume 9

Public health - 1888
...let this be your resolve : " If I were a cobbler, it would be my pride The best of all cobblers to be ; If I were a tinker, no tinker beside Should mend an old kettle like me." I think, perhaps, I have said enough generally as to cleanliness, and in order to have that pleasant...
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Salopian Shreds and Patches, Volumes 9-10

Shropshire (England) - 1891
...worth doing is worth doing well. If I were a cobbler, 'iwould be my pride The best of all cobblers to be ; If I were a tinker, no tinker beside Should mend an old kettle like me. I wish now to say that I luve made an omission which some of yon any think needs explanation. I have...
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Brāhmanism and Hindūism: Or, Religious Thought and Life in India, as Based ...

Sir Monier Monier-Williams - Brahmanism - 1891 - 603 pages
...that excellent doggerel of ours, If I were a cobbler, it would be my pride The best of all cobblers to be ; If I were a tinker, no tinker beside Should mend a tin-kettle like me. It never enters into his head to work for merely mercenary motives or with any...
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Ars Quatuor Coronatorum: Being the Transactions of the Quatuor ..., Volume 6

1893
...words of the old ballad : " If I were a cobbler, it would be my pride, The best of all cobblers to be ; If I were a tinker, no tinker beside, Should mend an old kettle like me." We may, therefore, rest assured that our Bro. Westcott will yield to none in a determination to uphold...
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Pushing to the Front: Or, Success Under Difficulties; a Book of Inspiration ...

Orison Swett Marden - Success - 1894 - 416 pages
...completely. PERSIAN PROVERB. If I were a cobbler, it would be my pride The best of all cobblers to be ; If I were a tinker, no tinker beside Should mend an old kettle like me. OLD SONG. If s man can write a better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mouse-trap than...
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The Inland Educator: A Journal for the Progressive Teacher, Volumes 5-6

Education - 1897
...even as exemplified in the old ditty If I were a cobbler I'd makejt my pride Best of all cobblers to be. If I were a tinker, no tinker beside .Should mend an old kettle like me, yet, remembering that intellectual self preservation demands that we broaden our thoughts beyond the...
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John Ploughman's Pictures: Or, More of His Plain Talk for Plain People

Charles Haddon Spurgeon - Conduct of life - 1896 - 219 pages
...way. Listen to a scrape or two. If I were a cobbler, I'd make it my pride The best of all cobblers to be ; If I were a tinker, no tinker beside Should mend an old kettle like me. And being a ploughman, I plough with the best, No furrow runs straighter than mine ; I waste not a moment,...
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Pushing to the Front, Or, Success Under Difficulties: A Book of Inspiration ...

Orison Swett Marden - 1896
...completely. PERSIAN PROVERB. If I were a cobbler, it would be my pride The best of all cobblers to be ; If I were a tinker, no tinker beside Should mend an old kettle like me. OLD SONG. If a man can write a better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mouse-trap than...
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Pushing to the Front, Or Success Under Difficulties: A Book of Inspiration ...

Orison Swett Marden - Success - 1896 - 416 pages
...completely. PERSIAN PROVEKB. If I were a cobbler, it would be my pride The best of all cobblers to be ; If I were a tinker, no tinker beside Should mend an old kettle like me. OLD SONG. If a man can write a better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mouse-trap than...
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Canadian Practitioner, Volume 25

Medicine - 1900
...favorite doggerel to his students : " If I -were !i tailor, I'd make it my pride The best of all tailora to be ; If I were a tinker, no tinker beside Should mend an old kettle like me." By this he meant to emphasize the old familiar saying, " Whatsoever is worth doing is worth doing well,"...
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