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" For want of a nail the shoe was lost, for want of a shoe the horse was lost, and for want of a horse the rider was lost... "
Preceptive, Moral, and Sentimental Pieces: On the Duties of the Young - Page 3
1796 - 20 lehte
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Benjamin Franklin - 1804 - 59 lehte
...riches to' the careful, as well as power to the bold, and heaven to the virtuous. And further, "Jf you would have a faithful servant and one that you like, serve yourself." And again he adviseth to circumspection and care, even in th smallest matters, because "sometimes a...
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The gleaner; or, Entertainment for the fire-side [compiled by J. Watson].

Gleaner - 1805
...world, men are saved, not by faith, but by the want of it ;" but a man's own care is profitable ; for, " If you would have a faithful servant, and one that you like, — serve yourself. A little neglect mav breed great mischief; for want of a nail, the shoe was lost ; for want of a shoe, the horse was...
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The Complete Works in Philosophy, Politics, and Morals, of the ..., 3. köide

Benjamin Franklin - 1806
...men are saved, not by faith, but by the want of it ;" but a man's own, care is profitable ; for, " if you would have a faithful servant, and one that...breed great mischief; for want of a nail the shoe was lost, and for want of a shoe the horse was lost, and for want of a horse the rider was lost," being...
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The complete works ... of ... Benjamin Franklin, 3. köide

Benjamin Franklin - 1806
...world, men are saved, not by faith, but by the want of it;" but a man's own care is profitable; for, " if you would have a faithful servant, and one that...yourself. A little neglect may breed great mischief; tor want of a nail the shoe was lost, and for want of a shoe the horse was lost, and for want of a...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1809
...violence, acts of parliament ; acts of parliament, a revolt. " A little neglect," says peer Richard, '« may breed great mischief: for want of a nail the shoe was lost ; for want of a slsoe the horse was lost ; for want of a horse the rider was lost ; being overtaken and slain by the...
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Maxims and Directions for Youth, on a Variety of Important and Interesting ...

Rev. John Thornton - 1811 - 82 lehte
...the good metal on which it grows. 131. Be diligent in little things, and remember " That for want of a nail the shoe was lost, for want of a shoe the horse was lost, for want of a horse the rider was lost, being overtaken and slain by the enemy." 132. Good thoughts...
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The literary miscellany: or, Selections and extracts, classical ..., 9. köide

1812
...and riches to the careful, as well as power to the bold, and heaven to the virtuous." And further, "If you would have a faithful servant, and one that you like, serve yourself." And again, he adviseth to circumspection and care, even in the smallest matters, because "sometimesa...
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The Analectic Magazine, to which is Added, an Appendix of Official ..., 2. köide

1813
...more completely verified, than in the omission of properly shoeing the horses at Moscow. " For want of a nail, the shoe was lost; for want of a shoe, the horse was lost; for want of a horse, the rider was lost; — being overtaken, and slain by the enemy." The army...
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The Life of Peter the Great, Formerly Emperor of Russia

John Bancks - 1813 - 316 lehte
...more completely verified, than in the omission of properly shoeing the horses at Moscow. " For want of a nail the shoe was lost ; for want of a shoe, the horse was lost ; for want of a horse, the rider was lost : being overtaken, and slain hy the enemy." The army...
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The Cheap magazine [ed. by G. Miller.] Vol, 1. köide

George Miller - 1813
...riches to the careful, '•.a well as power ta the bold, and heaven to the virtuous.'' And further, "If you would have a faithful servant, and one that you like, serve yourself." And again, he adviseth to circumspection and care, even in the smallest matters ; because, sometimes,...
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