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" Lost time is never found again ; and what we call time enough, always proves little enough : let us then up and be doing, and doing to the purpose ; so by diligence shall we do more with less perplexity. Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry... "
The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Including a Sketch of the Rise and Progress ... - Page 336
1826 - 407 pages
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Handbuch der englischen sprache und literature, Volume 1

H. Nolte - 1823
...time must be, " as Poor Richard says, „ the greatest prodigality ; " , since, as he elsewhere tells us, „Lost time is never found again; and what we...makes all things difficult, but industry all easy; and he that riseth late, must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake bis business at night; while...
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The Moral Instructor, and Guide to Virtue: Being a Compendium of Moral ...

Jesse Torrey - Ethics - 1824 - 300 pages
...wasting time must be,' as Poor Richard says, 'the greatest prodigality;' since, as he elsewhere tells us, ' Lost time is never found again ; and what we...by diligence shall we do more with less perplexity. 8 '"Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy: and, he that riseth late, must trot all...
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The Laughing Philosopher: Being the Entire Works of Momus, Jester of Olympus ...

English wit and humor - 1825 - 767 pages
...greatest prodigality ; since, as he e'isewhert tells us, Lost'timc is never found again ; and «hit we call time enough always proves little enough ;...doing, and doing to the purpose ; so by diligence we shall do ¡nore with less perplexiiy. Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy; and,...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1825 - 303 pages
...wasting ' time must be (as poor Richard says) the greatest prodigality ;' since, as he elsewhere tells us, ' Lost time is never found again ; and what we...call time enough, always proves little enough.' Let ua then up and be doing, and doing to the purpose : so by diligence shall we do more with less perplexity....
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Including a Sketch of the Rise and Progress ...

1826 - 407 pages
...wasting' time must be (as poor Richard says) the greatest prodigality ;' since, as he elsewhere tells us ' Lost time is never found again ; and what we...industry all easy,' as poor Richard says ; and, ' he that riscth late must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake his business at night ; while laziness travels...
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Prose

Literature - 1826
...mufl be," as oor Richnrd fays, " the greatefl prodigality ;" fince, as he eliewhere tells us, " Loft time is never found again ; and what we call time...enough :" Let us then up and be doing, and doing to the purpofe : fo by diligence ihall we do more with lefs perplexity. " Sloth makes all things difiicult,...
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The Moral Instructor, and Guide to Virtue: Being a Compendium of Moral ...

Jesse Torrey - Ethics - 1830 - 300 pages
...wasting time must be,' as Poor Richard says, 'the greatest prodigality;' since, as he elsewhere tells us, ' Lost time is never found again ; and what we...by diligence shall we do more with less perplexity. 8 " ' Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy: and, he that riseth late, must trot...
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Practical Morality; Or, A Guide to Men and Manners: Consisting of Lord ...

Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield - Conduct of life - 1831 - 275 pages
...hecause lt comes from the other side of the water ? greatest prodigality;" since, as lie elsewhere tells us, " Lost time is never found again ; and what we call time enough always proves liule enough." ' Let us then up nud he doing, and doing to Iho purposc : so by diligence we shall do...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1831 - 290 pages
...will he sleeping enough in the grave/ as poor Richard says. ' If time he of all things Ufa most i whe what we call time enough, always proves little; enough.' Let us then up and he doing, and doing to the purpose : so hy diligence shall we do more wirt, ',.„>-t porpk'xi:y. 'Sloth...
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A selection of moral lessons, natural history, Bible lessons, and poetry

Alexander Spencer - 1831
...how much you may be hindered to-morrow. Never leave that till to-morrow which you can do to-day ; for what we call time enough always proves little enough. Let us then be up and doing what we know should be done. Delays are dangerous ; and he that riseth late, must trot...
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