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" I had made of the sense of all ages and nations. However, I resolved to be the better for the echo of it, and though I had at first determined to buy stuff for a new coat, I went away resolved to wear my old one a little longer. "
Library of the World's Best Literature: Ancient and Modern - Page 5948
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Political, Miscellaneous, and Philosophical Pieces: Arranged Under the ...

Benjamin Franklin - United States - 1779 - 567 pages
...with it, though I was confcious, that not a tenth part of the wifdom was my own, which he afcribed to me, but rather the gleanings that I had made of the fenfe of all ages and nations. However, I refolved to be the better for the echo of it ; and, though...
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the monthly review or literary journal: from january to june, inclusive,. m ...

several hands - 1780
...with it, though I was confcious, that not a tenth part of the wifdom was mtr own, which he afcribed to me, but rather the gleanings that I had made of the fcnfe of all ages and nations. However, I refolved to be the better for the echo of it ; and, though...
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The Monthly Review, Or, Literary Journal, Volume 62

Ralph Griffiths, G. E. Griffiths - English imprints - 1780
...with it, though I was confcious, that not a tenth part of the wifdom was my own, which he afcribed to me, but rather the gleanings that I had made of the fenfe of all ages and nations. However, I refolved to be the better for the echo of it ; and, though...
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The Monthly Review, Volume 62

1780
...with it, though I was confcious, that not a tenth part of the wifdom was my own, which he afcribed to me, but rather the gleanings that I had made of the fenfe of all ages and nations. However, I refblved to be the better for the echo of it ; and, though...
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The Prose Epitome: Or, Extracts, Elegant, Instructive, and Entertaining ...

English literature - 1792 - 456 pages
...with it, though was conlcious that not a tenth part of the wifdom was my own, which he alcribcd to me ; but rather the gleanings that I had made of the foiifc of all ages and nations. However, I rcfolvcd to be the better for the echo of it ; and though...
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The Scots Magazine, Volume 39

James Boswell - English literature - 1777
...with it ; though I was cor.fcious that not a tenth part of the wifdom \vas my own which he afcribed to me, but rather the gleanings that I had made of the fenfe of all ages and nations. However, I rclulved D t Confolatory reflections on Death. to...
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The Immortal Mentor, Or, Man's Unerring Guide to a Healthy, Wealthy & Happy ...

Mason Locke Weems, Luigi Cornaro, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Scott - Conduct of life - 1802 - 321 pages
...with it, though I was confcious, that not a tenth part of the wifdom was my own, which he afcribed to me ; but rather the gleanings that I had made of the fenfe of all ages and nations. However, I refolved to be the better for the echo of it ; and, though...
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Poor Richard; or, The way to wealth

Benjamin Franklin - 1820
...frequent mention he made of me must have tried any one else, but my vanity was wonderfully delighted with it, though I was conscious that not a tenth part of the wisdom was my own which he ascribed to me, but rather the gleaning I had made of the sense of all ages and nations. However J...
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The gleaner; or, Entertainment for the fire-side [compiled by J. Watson].

Gleaner - 1805
...of me, must have tired any one else; but my vanity was- wonderfully deliglitud with it though was conscious that not a tenth part of the wisdom was my own, which he "ascribed to me ; but rather the gleanings. that I had made of the sense of all ages and nations. However,...
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The complete works ... of ... Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1806
...frequent mention he made of me must have tired any one else; but my vanity was wonderfully delighted with it, though I was conscious, that not a tenth part of the wisdom was my own, which he ascribed to me, but rather the gleanings that I had made of the sense of all ages and nations. However,...
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