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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 Progressive English reading books, Volume 1

Nelson Thomas and sons, ltd - 1862
...time enough, always proves little enough. Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry, all easy. He that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake his business at night. Laziness travels so slowly that Poverty soon overtakes him. Early to bed, and eavly to rise, Hakes...
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Historical nuggets. Bibliotheca Americana or A descriptive account of my ...

Henry Newton Stevens - 1862
...Perplexity. Sloth maiesall Things difficntt, bnt tndustry all things ea'sy, as Poor Richard fa>e; and He that riseth late, must trot all Day, and shall scarce overtake his Bnsiness at Night. While Laziness travels so slowty, that Povertv soon overtakes him. as we read in...
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Half-hours of translation, or Extracts from the best British and American ...

Alphonse Mariette - 1863
...perplexity. "Sloth makes all things difficalt, 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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The Autobiography and Essays of Dr. Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1864 - 231 pages
...perplexity. " Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry Jill 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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The Ackworth reading book, being selections from the best English authors in ...

Ackworth sch - 1865
...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...that drive thee ; and early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.' " So what signifies wishing and hoping for better times ?...
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Benjamin Franklin, the Printer-boy

Benjamin Franklin - Apprentices - 1865 - 120 pages
...greatest prodigality." " Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy ; and he that ariseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake...travels so slowly, that poverty soon overtakes him." "At the working man's house hunger looks in,'but dares not enter." " Diligence is the mother of good...
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Chambers's spelling-book

James Currie (A.M.) - 1866
...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...poverty soon overtakes him. Drive thy business, let not it drive thee; and early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise," as Poor...
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Readings for Young Men, Merchants, and Men of Business

Readings - Business - 1866 - 166 pages
...hurt to another to conceal it. SLOTH. SLOTH makes all things difficult, but industry all easy; and he that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce....overtake his business at night ; while laziness travels BO slowly, that poverty soon overtakes him. AVOID SURETYSHIP. AMONGST all other things of the world...
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Advice to youths about entering a commercial career

William H. Ablett - Commerce - 1867 - 80 pages
...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...poverty soon overtakes him. Drive thy business, let that not drive thee ; and early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, and wealthy, and wise,'...
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My new-year's gift to my son [comprising Pamphilius, Economy of life and ...

Pamphilius (pseud.) - 1869
...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." [Yes ; Seneca — sloth makes a LONG BEING with a SHORT LIFE...
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