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" You call them goods; but if you do not take care they will prove evils to some of you. You expect they will be sold cheap, and perhaps they may for less than they cost; but if you have no occasion for them they must be dear to you. Remember what Poor... "
The Life of Benjamin Franklin: With Many Choice Anecdotes and Admirable ... - Page 152
by Mason Locke Weems - 1822 - 264 pages
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Lessons for young persons in humble life [by E. Frank].

Elizabeth Frank - 1842
...not take care, they will prove evils to some of you. They are cheap, you say ; and they may be so : but if you have no occasion for them, they must be...you. Remember what Poor Richard says : " Buy what you have no need of, and ere long you shall sell your necessaries." And again, " At a great pennyworth...
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Levende dansk lyrik: fra folkevisen til drachmann

Poul P. M. Pedersen - Danish poetry - 1844 - 580 pages
...fineries and knick-knacks. You call them goods ; but, if you do not take care, they will prove evils to some of you. You expect they will be sold cheap,...ere long thou shalt sell thy necessaries. And again, Jit a great pennyworth pause a while. He means, that perhaps the cheapness is apparent only, and not...
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The Works of ... Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral, and ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1846 - 304 pages
...of fineries and nicknacks. You call them GOODS ; but if you do not take care, they will prove EVILS to some of you. You expect they will be sold cheap,...'Buy what thou hast no need of, and ere long thou shall sell thy necessaries.' And again, 'At a great pennyworth pause a while.' He means, that perhaps...
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Life of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1846 - 224 pages
...for less than they cost : hut if you have no occasion for them, they must he dear to you. Rememher what poor Richard says, " Buy what thou hast no need of, and ere long thou shall sell thy necessaries." And again, " At a great pennyworth, pause awhile." He means, that perhapithe...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1847
...fineries and nick-nacks. You call them goods ; but, if -you do not take care, they will prove evils to some of you. You expect they will be sold cheap,...' Buy what thou hast no need of, and ere long thou shali sell thy necessaries.' And again, ' At a great pennyworth pause a while;' he means, that perhaps...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin

Orville Luther Holley - Inventors - 1848 - 468 pages
...they will prove evils to some of you. You expect they will be sold cheap ; and perhaps they may be, for less than they cost ; but, if you have no occasion...necessaries. And again — At a great pennyworth pause a while. He means th haps the cheapness is apparent only, and not real ; bargain, by straitening thee...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin

Orville Luther Holley - Inventors - 1848 - 468 pages
...fineries and knick-knacks. You call them goods; but if you do not take care, they will prove evils to some of you. You expect they will be sold cheap ; and perhaps they may be, for less than they cost ; but, if you have no occasion for them, they must be dear to you. Remember...
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Notes and Queries

Electronic journals - 1894
...more work than both his hands." 11. " Not to oversee workmen is to leave them your puree open." 12. " Buy what thou hast no need of and ere long thou shalt sell thy necessaries." 13. " A ploughman on his legs is higher than a gentleon hie knees." 14. " A child and a fool imagine...
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Eliza Cook's journal, Volume 1

...hearing his great oracle thus depreciated. " No worldly wisdom, say you ? Listen to this — ' Huy what thou hast no need of, and ere long thou shalt sell thy necessaries." " Yes, yes, there may be some truth in that," continued the lady ; " there may be some truth in that...
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The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 23

Commerce - 1850
...Creditors have better memories than debtors." " What maintains one vice would bring up two children." " Buy what thou hast no need of and ere long thou shalt sell thy necessaries." " Many have been ruined by buying good pennyworths — at a good pennyworth pause awhile." " If you...
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