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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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Historical Nuggets: Bibliotheca Americana, Or a Descriptive ..., Volume 1

Henry Stevens - America - 1862
...lefs Perplexity. Sloth mat-wall Things difficult, but Industry all things easy, as Poor Richard fay**; and He that riseth late, must trot all Day, and shall scarce overtake kit Business at Night, While Laziness travels so slowly, that Povertu soon overtakes hint, an we read...
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Speech-making

Richard Dennis Teall Hollister - Oratory - 1918 - 386 pages
..."A fat kitchen makes a lean will," "Pride is as loud a beggar as want, and a great deal more saucy," "He that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake his business by night." The sparkle of wit in these condensed truths heightens their effect. Such sentences, aptly...
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Junior High School Literature ...

William Harris Elson, Christine M. Keck - Literature - 1920
...that 'the sleeping fox catches no poultry,' and that there will be sleeping enough in the grave. " 'Lost time is never found again; and what we call...enough, always proves little enough.' Let us, then, be up and e doing, and doing to the purpose; so by diligence shall we do more with less perplexity....
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Junior High School Literature ...

William Harris Elson, Christine M. Keck - Readers - 1920
...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. 'Drive thy business, and let not that drive thee'; and 'early to bed, and early to rise, makes a man...
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The Elson Readers..: Book 5-8 ...

William Harris Elson - 1921
...that 'the sleeping fox catches no poultry,' and that there will be sleeping enough in the grave. " 'Lost time is never found again ; and what we call...enough always proves little enough.' Let us, then, be up and :i0 doing, and doing to the purpose; so by diligence shall we do more with less perplexity....
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The Elson Readers: (Revision of Elson grammar school reader, book four)

William Harris Elson, Christine M. Keck, Lura E. Runkel - Readers - 1921
...found again ; and what we call time enough always proves little enough.' Let us, then, be up and 30 doing, and doing to the purpose ; so by diligence shall we do more with less perplexity. 'Drive thy business, and let not that drive thee'; and 'early to bed and early to rise makes a man...
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Journeys Through Bookland: A New and Original Plan for Reading ..., Volume 6

Charles Herbert Sylvester - Anthologies - 1922
..."wasting of 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..."Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all things easy," as Poor Richard says; and "he that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake...
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Elbert Hubbard's Scrap Book: Containing the Inspired and Inspiring ...

Elbert Hubbard - Literature - 1923 - 228 pages
...• * F time be of all things 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 a purpose; so by diligence shall we do more with less perplexity. —...
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Reading and Living, Book 1

Howard Copeland Hill, Rollo La Verne Lyman - Readers - 1924
...forgetting that ' the sleeping fox catches no poultry,' and that there will be sleeping enough in the grave. "'Lost time is never found again; and what we call...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. 'Drive...
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Light From Many Lamps

Lillian Watson - Body, Mind & Spirit - 1988 - 352 pages
...of. 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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