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" And now to conclude, Experience keeps a dear School, but Fools will learn in no other... "
Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors - Page 93
by John Timbs - 1829
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The Congressional Globe ...

United States. Congress - 1844
...than the people of the free States dreamed of in their philosophy. It was an old copy-book maxim that experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other. He could only express the hope that hereafter the democracy of the North would not prove themselves...
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Levende dansk lyrik: fra folkevisen til drachmann

Poul P. M. Pedersen - 1844 - 580 pages
...comfort and help them Remember, Job suffered, and was afterwards pros perous. "And now, to conclude, Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other, as Poor Richard says, and scarce in that ; for, it is true, We may give advice, but we cannot give...
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Elocution, Or, Mental and Vocal Philosophy: Involving the Principles of ...

C. P. Bronson - 1845 - 320 pages
...4. Constant occupation, prevents temptation. 5. Courage — ought to have eyes, as well as ears. 6. Experience — keeps a dear school ; but fools will learn in no other. 7, Follow the wise few, rather than th« foolish many. 8. Good actions are the best sacrifice. 9. He...
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Life of Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin - 1846 - 224 pages
...suffered, and was afterwards prosperous. And now, to conclude, "Experience keeps a dear school ; hut fools will learn in no other, and scarce in that ; for it is true, we may give advice, hut we cannot give conduct," as poor Richard says. However, rememher this, "They that will not he counselled,...
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The Works of ... Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral, and ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1846 - 304 pages
...suffered and was afterwards prosperous. " And now to conclude, ' Experience keeps a dear school ; hut fools will learn in no other, and scarce in that; for it is true, we may give advice, hut we cannot give conduct,' as poor Richard says. However, rememher this, ' They that will not he...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 1

Half hours - 1847
...conclude, ' Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no otherj' as Poor Richard says, and scarce in that; for it is true, ' We may give advice, but we cannot give conduct.' However, remember this, ' They that will not be counselled, cannot be helped ; ' and farther, that, ' If you...
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The Western Miscellany, Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin Ells - 1778 - 384 pages
...comfort and help them. Remember Job suffered, and was afterwards prosperous. "And now, to coaclude, "experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn...give advice, but we cannot give conduct;" however, remember this, "they that will not be counselled cannot bo helped;" and farther, that "if you will...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin

Orville Luther Holley - 1848 - 468 pages
...comfort and help them. Remember, Job suffered, and was afterward prosperous. " And now, to conclude, Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other, as Poor Richard says, and scarcely in that ; for it is true — We may give advice, but we can not...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1849 - 304 pages
...suffered and was afterwards prosperous. u And now to conclude, ' Experience keeps a dear school ; hut fools will learn in no other, and scarce in that;...true, we may give advice, but we cannot give conduct,' as poor Richard says. However, remember this, 'They that will not be counselled, cannot be helped,'...
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Notes and Queries, Volume 57

1878
...just three. So ended my experiment with a loss and a recollection that Benjamin Franklin once wrote, " Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other." WILLIAM WING. Steeple Aston, Oxford. "FIRST AN ENGLISHMAN AND THEN A WHIG " [5th S. ix. 127.) — The...
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