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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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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Illustrated by Tales, Sketches, and Anecdotes ...

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Indians of North America - 1842 - 180 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...' He that riseth late must trot all day, and shall •carce overtake his business at night ; while laziness travels so slowly, that poverty soon overtakes...
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Lessons for young persons in humble life [by E. Frank].

Elizabeth Frank - 1842
...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...enough, always proves little enough." Let us then be up and doing, and doing to the purpose : so by diligence shall we do more, with less perplexity....
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Levende dansk lyrik: fra folkevisen til drachmann

Poul P. M. Pedersen - Danish poetry - 1844 - 580 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...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...
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Life of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1846 - 224 pages
...wasting time must he (as poor Richard says) the greatest prodigality :" since, as he elsewhere tells us, " Lost time is never found again : and what we...enough, always proves little enough." Let us then up and he doing, and doing to the purpose ; so hy diligence shall we do more with 1ess perplexity. " Sloth...
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The Works of ... Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral, and ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1846 - 304 pages
...wasting time must he (as poor Richard says) the greatest prodigality;' since, as he elsewhere tells us, 'Lost time is never found again ; and what we...enough, always proves little enough.' Let us then up and he doing, and doing to the purpose : so hy diligence shall ws do more with less perplexity. 'Sloth...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1847
...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...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...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesman - 1848 - 288 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...late must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake Ms business at night; while laziness travels so slowly, that poverty soon overtakes him,' as we read...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin

Orville Luther Holley - Inventors - 1848 - 468 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...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...
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Western Miscellany, Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin Ells - American literature - 1778 - 384 pages
...says. "If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be the greatest prodigality; since "lost time is never found again; and what we call...time enough always proves little enough;" let us then be up and doing, and doing to the purpose; so by diligence shall we do more with less perplexity. "Sloth...
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On the Importance of an Early Correct Education of Children: Embracing the ...

William Euen - Child rearing - 1848 - 152 pages
...of themselves. 6. The sleeping fox catches no poultry, and there is sleeping enough in the grave. 7. Lost time is never found again, and what we call time enough proves little enough. 8. Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all things easy. 9. He that...
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