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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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A Laconic Manual and Brief Remarker: Containing Over a Thousand Subjects ...

Charles Simmons - Aphorisms and apothegms - 1852 - 552 pages
...occupations, and vain amusements. Franklin. Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy; and he that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce...travels so slowly, that poverty soon overtakes him. which is spent in idle employments, or amusements that amount to nothing. Sloth, by bringing on diseases,...
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The World's Laconics: Or, The Best Thoughts of the Best Authors

Tryon Edwards - Quotations, English - 1853 - 432 pages
...do beneath. — Fuller. SLOTH. — Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy ; and he that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce...travels so slowly, that poverty soon overtakes him. — Franklin. SLOTH. — Sloth, like rust, consumes faster than labor wears, while the key often used...
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American Classical Authors

Ludwig Herrig - American literature - 1854 - 553 pages
...do more with les.« perplexity. „Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy; and he that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce...that drive thee: and early to bed, and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise," äs poor Richard says. „So what signifies wishing and hoping...
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Oldham's Amusing and Instructive Reader: A Course of Reading, Original and ...

Oliver Oldham - Readers (Secondary) - 1854 - 384 pages
...things difficult, but industry all easy ; and he that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarcely overtake his business at night; while laziness travels so slowly, that poverty soon overtakes him.—Franklin. NEVER QUIT TOUR HOPES. Never quit your hopes. Hope is often better than enjoyment....
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Written by Himself ; to which is Added His ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1855 - 375 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, as we read in poor Richard ; who adds, ' Drive thy business, let not that drive thee ;' and, ' early...
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Great Truths by great Authors

1856
...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...drive thee ; and early to bed, and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise. . — SJiakspeare. , prick thy Face, and over-red thy Fear,...
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Laconics, Or The Best Words of the Best Authors

1856
...get to their coach Cmcley. CCCLIIL Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy , and he that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce...travels so slowly, that poverty soon overtakes him. — Franklin. CCCLIV. To be deprived of the person we love, is a happiness in comparison of living...
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The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Containing Several Political and ..., Volume 2

Benjamin Franklin, Jared Sparks - United States - 1856
...with less perplexity. Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy ; and He that riscth late must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake his business at night; while Laziness travels so slmcly, that Poverty soon overtakes him. Drive thy business, let not that drive thee ; and Early to...
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The Youth's Companion and Counsellor

William Chambers - Conduct of life - 1858 - 350 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,' as we read in poor Richard ; who adds : 'Drive thy business, let not that drive thee;' and 'Early to...
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Materials for French prose composition, or selections from the best English ...

Ferdinand E A. Gasc - 1858
...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...laziness travels so slowly, that poverty soon overtakes him,'10 as we read in poor Richard; who adds, ' Drive thybusiness, let not that drive thee ;' and,...
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