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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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Materials for French prose composition, or selections from the best English ...

Ferdinand E A. Gasc - 1869
...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 overtake his business at night;9 while laziness travels so slowly, that poverty soon overtakes him,'10 as we read in poor Richard;...
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The Ministry of the Word. Sermons

Walter MacGilvray - 1870
...remark that is worth quoting : " Sloth," says he, "makes all things difficult, but industry all easy. He that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce...travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him." There is perhaps no single quality of character more profitable to its possessor, or that is more universally...
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The American Journal of Education, Volume 23

Henry Barnard - Education - 1872
...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...a man healthy, wealthy, and wise,' as Poor Richard eaye. So what signifies wishing and hoping for better times t We may make these times better, if we...
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The American Journal of Education, Volume 23

Henry Barnard - Education - 1872
...we do more with less perplexity. 'Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy;' and 'he ost eminent LORD LITTLETON. Me other cares in other...foe to Truth ; By foreign arts, domestic faults to Bichard says. So what signifies wishing and hoping for better times? We may make these times better,...
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The Young scholar, Volume 1

1872
...bears. Cdne Wesleyan School. J. BUTTON. SLOTH makes all things difficult, but industry all easy. He that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce...travels so slowly that Poverty soon overtakes him. — Franklin. WITH whatever faculties we are born, and to whatever studies our genins may direct us,...
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New Outlook, Volume 6

New Thought - 1953 - 17 pages
...higher. Benjamin Franklin: Sloth makes all things difficult; but Industry, all easy; and he that rises late must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake...travels so slowly that Poverty soon overtakes him. Socrates: The best man is he who most tries to perfect himself, and the happiest man is he who most...
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America's Nation-time, 1607-1789

Benjamin Woods Labaree - History - 1976 - 260 pages
...dear school, yet fools will learn in no other." "If you will have it done, go; if not, send." "He who riseth late, must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake his business at night." In 1758 Franklin published his last Poor Richard's, with an introductory essay best known now as "The...
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Poor Richard's Almanack: Being the Choicest Morsels of Wisdom, Written ...

Benjamin Franklin, Peter Pauper Press - Literary Criticism - 1986 - 77 pages
...One good Husband is worth two good Wives ; for the scarcer things are, the more they're valued. He that riseth late, must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake his business at night. He that speaks ill of the Mare, will buy her. Fish and Visitors stink after three days. How few there...
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Literature in America: An Illustrated History

Peter Conn - Literary Criticism - 1989 - 587 pages
...less 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 Bed...
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Jean Rivard, ou, L'art de réussir: idéologies et utopie dans l'œuvre d ...

Robert Major, Université Laval. Centre de recherche en littérature québécoise - Frontier and pioneer life in literature - 1991 - 338 pages
...bout à l'autre de l'année» [334-336], répète Gérin-Lajoie; «let us then up and be doing... He that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake his business at night. . . If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be the greatest prodigality» [95-96],...
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