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" Always taking out of the meal-tub, and never putting in, soon comes to the bottom, as Poor Richard says; and then, When the well is dry, they know the worth of water. But this they might have known before, if they had taken his advice. If you would know... "
Enquire within upon everything [by R.K. Philp. Wanting sheet L]. - Page 128
by Robert Kemp Philp - 1856
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Benjamin Franklin - American literature - 1804 - 59 pages
...to the bottom;" then, as poor Dick says, "When the well is dry, they know the worth of water." But this they might have known before, if they had taken...value of money, go and try to borrow some ; for he who goes a borrowing goes a sorrowing; and, indeed, so does he who lends to such people, when hegoes...
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The gleaner; or, Entertainment for the fire-side [compiled by J. Watson].

Gleaner - 1805
...bottom," as poor Richard says; and then, "When the •well is dry, they know the worth of water." But this they might have known be'fore, if they had taken...he that lends to such people, when he goes to get it again. Poor Dick farther advises, and says, " Fond pride of dress is sure a very curse ; " Ere fancy...
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The Complete Works in Philosophy, Politics, and Morals, of the ..., Volume 3

Benjamin Franklin - American literature - 1806
...bottom," as poor Richard says ; and then, " when the well is dry, they know the worth of water." But this they might have known before, if they had taken...he that lends to such people, when he goes to get it in again. Poor Pick farther advises, and says, . • . " Fond pride of drew is sure a vrrv cone,...
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The complete works ... of ... Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1806
...the bottom," as poor Richard says; and then, when the well is dry, they know the worth of water." But this they might have known before, if they had taken...he that lends to such people, when he goes to get it in again. Pooi Dick farther advises, and says, " Fond pride of dress is sure a very curse, Ere fancy...
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Elegant extracts: a copious selection of passages from the most eminent ...

Elegant extracts - 1812
...bottom," as Poor Richard says; and then, " When'the well is dry, they know the worth of water." But this they might have known before, if they had taken...he that lends to such people, when he goes to get it in again. Poor Dick further advises and says, " Fond pride of dross is sure a very curse, Ere fancy...
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The literary miscellany: or, Selections and extracts, classical and ...

1812
...to the bottom;" then, as poor Dick says, "When the well is dry, they know the worth of water." But this they might have known before, if they had taken...value of money, go and try to borrow some; for he who goes a borrowing goes a sorrowing ; and, indeed, so does he who lends to such people, when he goes...
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Lionel and Clarissa, by I. Bickerstaff. The toy shop; the king and the ...

James Plumptre - English drama - 1812
...bottom," as Poor Richard says j and then, " When the well is dry, they know the worth " of water." IJut this they might have known before, if they had taken...*' value of money, go and try to borrow some;" for VOL. III. R " He that goes a borrowing goes a sorrowing," as Poor Richard says : and, indeed, so does...
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The Cheap magazine [ed. by G. Miller.] Vol

George Miller - 1813
...the bottom ;'' then, as poor Dick say», " When the well is dry, they know the worth of waŁer." But this they might have known before, if they had taken...sorrowing," as poor Richard says ; and indeed so does be that lends to such people, when he goes to get it in again. Poor Dick further advises, and says,...
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Memoirs of the life and writings of Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin, William Temple Franklin - Biography & Autobiography - 1818 - 449 pages
...the bottom, as Poor Richard says ; and then, When the well is dry, they know the worth of water. But this they might have known before, if they had taken...he that lends to such people, when he goes to get it in again. — Poor Dick further advises, and says, Fond pride of dress is sure a very curse ; Ere...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 19

British prose literature - 1821
...bottom,' as poor Richard says; and then, ' when the well is dry, they know the worth of water.' But this they might have known before, if they had taken...he that lends to such people, when he goes to get it in again. Poor Dick farther advises, and says, ' Fond pride of dress is sure a very curse : Ere...
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