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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 Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1849 - 304 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...poor Richard says; and, 'he that riseth late must Irot all day, and shall scarce overtake his business at night; while laziness travels so slowly, that...
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The Literary Reader: For Academies and High Schools: Consisting of ...

Arethusa Hall - Readers - 1851 - 408 pages
...prodigality;" since, as he elsewhere tells us, " Lost time is never found again; and what we call tirrte enough, always proves little enough." Let us, then,...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 - 1851 - 304 pages
...wasting nme 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 up and he doing, and doing to the purpose : so by diligence shall we do more with less perplexity. 'Sloth...
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London at table; or, How, when, and where to dine and order a dinner

1851
...made of. If time be above all tbings the most precious, wasting time must be the greatest prodigality. Lost time is never found again ; and what we call time enough, always proves little enough. Sloth makes all things difficult ; but industry, all easy. He that riseth late must trot all day, and...
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Maxims for meditation, conceits for conversation, gems of genius, pearls of ...

Maxims - 1852
...deplorable. 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 enuugh. Some men are exceedingly diligent in acquiring a vast compass of learning ; some in aspiring...
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The Select Works of Benjamin Franklin: Including His Autobiography

Benjamin Franklin - Inventors - 1853 - 488 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...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...
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The Cottager's monthly visitor, Volume 33

1853
...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...makes all things difficult, but industry all easy ; and he that riseth late, must toil all day, and shall scarce overtake his business at night : while...
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American Classical Authors

Ludwig Herrig - American literature - 1854 - 553 pages
...wasting time must be," äs poor Richard says, „the greatest prodigality;" since. äs he elsewhere teils us, „lost time is never found again; and what we...the purpose: so by diligence shall we do more with les.« perplexity. „Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy; and he that riseth late...
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Great Truths by great Authors

1856
...Franklin. TF 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...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...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1856
...wasting time must be," as Poor Richard says, ' the greatest prodigality ; ' since, ns he elsewhere tells us, ' Lost time is never found again ; and what we...and doing to the purpose, so by diligence shall we uo more with less perplexity. ' Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy, and he that...
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