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" Industry all easy, as Poor Richard says; and He that riseth late must trot all Day, and shall scarce overtake his Business at Night; while Laziness travels so slowly, that Poverty soon overtakes him... "
The Life of Benjamin Franklin: With Many Choice Anecdotes and Admirable ... - Page 150
by Mason Locke Weems - 1822 - 264 pages
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The gleaner; or, Entertainment for the fire-side [compiled by J. Watson].

Gleaner - 1805
...shall do more with less perplexity. "Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy; and he that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce...overtakes him. Drive thy business, let not that drive then ; and, " Early to bed, and early to rise, " Makes a raan healthy, wealthy, and wise," as poor...
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The Complete Works in Philosophy, Politics, and Morals, of the ..., Volume 3

Benjamin Franklin - American literature - 1806
...difficult, but industry all easy ; and he that riseth late, must trot all day, and shall scarce otertake his business at night; while laziness travels so slowly,...not that drive thee ; and early to bed, and early to arise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise," as poor Richard says. ' So what signifies wishing and...
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Elegant extracts: a copious selection of passages from the most ..., Volume 6

Elegant extracts - 1812
...we do more with less perplexity. " Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy , and he that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce...drive thee ; and early to bed, and early to rise, makes a man hcalttty, wealthy, and wise," as Poor Richard says. ' So what signifies wishing and hoping...
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The literary miscellany: or, Selections and extracts, classical ..., Volume 9

1812
...industry all easy," as poor Richard says; and, "he who riseth late, must trot all day, and will scarcely overtake his business at night ; while laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him," as we read in poor Richard ; who adds, " Drive thy business ; let not that drive thee," and, "early...
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The Cheap magazine [ed. by G. Miller.] Vol, Volume 1

George Miller - 1813
...perplex,ky. " Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy," as poor Richard says.j and, " he that riseth late must trot all day, and shall, scarce...his business at night ; while laziness travels so f lowly that, poverty j 2 soon soon overtakes him," as we read in poor Richard j who adds, " Drive...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin...: Posthumous and ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1819
...shall we do more with less perplexity. Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy ; and he that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce...wealthy, and wise, as Poor Richard says. " So what Dignifies wishing and hoping for better times ? We may make these times better if we bestir ourselves....
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A Father's Gift to His Son, on His Becoming an Apprentice: To which is Added ...

Apprentices - 1821 - 140 pages
...we do more with less perplexity. " Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy ; and he that riseth late, must trot all day, and shall scarce...wealthy and wise," as Poor Richard says. " So what signify wishing and hoping for better times ? We may make these times better, if we bestir ourselves....
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Essays and Letters, Volumes 1-2

Benjamin Franklin - 1821
...we do more with less perplexity. ' Sloth makes al; things difficult, but industry all easy ; and he that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce...so slowly, that poverty soon overtakes him. Drive tby business, let not that drive thee : and early to bed, and early to rise, makes a man healtby, wealtby,...
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Plain Directions on Domestic Economy: Showing Particularly what are the ...

Cooking - 1821 - 16 pages
...late, must trot all day, ami shall scarce overtake his business at ni^ht ; while laziness travel« so slowly, that poverty soon overtakes him. Drive...that drive thee ; and early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and »vise.," as Poor Richard says. "So what signify wishing and hoping...
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An Introduction to the Universal Explanatory Reader: Designed for Junior ...

William Pinnock - Readers (Primary) - 1822 - 232 pages
...perplexity. ' Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy,' as Poor Richard says : and he that riseth late, must trot 'all day, and shall scarce...travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him ; and Poor Richard adds/Drive thy business, let not thatdrivethee;' and ' Early to bed and early to...
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