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" Pride breakfasted with Plenty, dined with Poverty, and supped with Infamy.' And, after all, of what use is this pride of appearance, for which so much is risked, so much is suffered ? It cannot promote health, or ease pain ; it makes no increase of merit... "
Poor Richard; or, The way to wealth - Page 11
by Benjamin Franklin - 1820 - 288 lehte
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Preceptive, Moral, and Sentimental Pieces: On the Duties of the ..., 10. number

1796 - 20 lehte
...pride of appearance, for which so much is risqued, so much is suffered ? It cannot promote health, nor ease pain; it makes no increase of merit in the person, it creates envy, it • hastens misfortune. ' But what madness must it be to run in debt for these superfluities ? We are' offered,...
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Benjamin Franklin - 1804 - 59 lehte
...breakfasted with Plenty, dined with Poverty, and supped with Infamy." And, after all, of what use is this pride of appearance, for which so much is risked,...pain, it makes no increase of merit in the person ; it jereates envy ; it hastens misfortune. " What is a butterfly ? at best he's but a caterpillar drest;...
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The gleaner; or, Entertainment for the fire-side [compiled by J. Watson].

Gleaner - 1805
...appearance, for which so much is risqued, 'so iMuch is suffered ? It cannot promote health, nor «ase pain ; it makes no increase of merit in the person, it creates envy, it hastens misfortune. ' But what madness must it be to run in debt for these superfluities.! We are offered,...
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The complete works ... of ... Benjamin Franklin, 3. köide

Benjamin Franklin - 1806
...breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy. And, after all, of what use is this pride of appearance, for which so much is risked, so much is suffered ? It cannot promote health, nor ease pain; it makes no increase of merit in the person; it creates envy, it hastens misfortune....
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The Complete Works in Philosophy, Politics, and Morals, of the ..., 3. köide

Benjamin Franklin - 1806
...breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy." And, after all, of what use is this pride of appearance, for which so much is risked, so much is suffered ? It cannot promote health, nor ease pain ; it makes no increase of merit in the person ; it creates envy, it hastens misfortune....
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Elegant extracts: a copious selection of passages from the most ..., 6. köide

Elegant extracts - 1812
...however a folly soon punished; for, as Poor Richard says, " Pride that dines on vanity, sups on contempt; Pride breakfasted with Plenty, dined with Poverty,...risked, so much is suffered ? It cannot promote health, nor ease pain , it makes no increase of merit in the person, it creates envy, it hastens misfortune....
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The literary miscellany: or, Selections and extracts, classical ..., 9. köide

1812
...breakfasted with Plenty, dined with Poverty, and supped with Infamy." And, after all, of what use is this pride of appearance, for which so much is risked,...merit in the person ; it creates envy ; it hastens misfortune. "What is a butterfly? at best he's but a caterpillar drest; the gaudy fop's his picture...
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Lionel and Clarissa, by I. Bickerstaff. The toy shop; the king and the ...

James Plumptre - 1812
...breakfasted with Plenty, dined " with Poverty, and supped with Infamy." And, after all, of what use is this pride of appearance, for which so much is risked, so much is suffered? It cannot promote health, nor ease pain ; it makes no increase of merit in the person, it creates envy, it hastens misfortune....
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The literary miscellany: or, Selections and extracts, classical ..., 9. köide

1812
...ease pain, it makes no increase of merit in the person ; it creates envy ; it hastens misfortune. " What is a butterfly ? at best he's but a caterpillar drest; the gaudy fop's his picture just," as poor Richard says. But what madness' must it be to run in debt for these superfluities...
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The Cheap magazine [ed. by G. Miller.] Vol, 1. köide

George Miller - 1813
...with Poverty, ^ And slipped with Infamy." And, after all, of what use is this pride of appearance, for .for which so much is risked, so much is suffered? It cannot promote health, nor ease pain ; jt makes no in.crease of merit in the person ; it creates envy -, it hastens misfortune....
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