Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" 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
Full view - About this book

London at table; or, How, when, and where to dine and order a dinner

1851
...in fuel. Rather go to bed supperless, than rise in debt. Get what you can, and what you got hold ; Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other, and scarcely in that, for we may give advice, but we cannot give conduct. They that will not be counselled...
Full view - About this book

A Laconic Manual and Brief Remarker: Containing Over a Thousand Subjects ...

Charles Simmons - 1852 - 552 pages
...(Tryon), We rarely leani from the teachings of past ages, but only from our own experience. Franklin. Experience keeps a dear school; but fools will learn in no other, and scarcely in that. An empty purse, and building a great house, make a man wise, but sometimes too late....
Full view - About this book

The Christian Philosopher & Metaphysician: A Series of Tracts, to be ...

John Lord - 1852
...fear is that they will not be heeded by the people for the reason expressed in the old proverb : ' ' Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other." I insert this document here to give it more permanence and a wider circulation. I am unable to pay...
Full view - About this book

The Cottager's monthly visitor, Volume 33

1853
...uncharitable to those that at present seem to want it, but comfort and help them. " 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...
Full view - About this book

The Select Works of Benjamin Franklin: Including His Autobiography

Benjamin Franklin - 1853 - 488 pages
...comfort and help them. Remember Job suffered, and was afterwards prosperous. '.' 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...
Full view - About this book

American Classical Authors

Ludwig Herrig - 1854 - 553 pages
...fools will learn in »o other,-" äs poor Richard says, and scarce H«rl|t, Americ»n. Literatur. II. in that; for, it is true, „we may give advice, but we cannot give conduct:" however, remember (his, „they that will not be counselled cannot be helped;" and fariher, that „if you will...
Full view - About this book

Logic for the Million; a Familiar Exposition of the Art of Reasoning

James William Gilbart - 1854 - 392 pages
...comfort and help them. Remember, Job suffered, and was afterwards prosperous. " 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...
Full view - About this book

Practical Christian Socialism: A Conversational Exposition of the True ...

Adin Ballou - 1854 - 655 pages
...effect, and calculated practical results from active principles. It would save them oceans of misery. " Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other." When will people take a hint, and spare themselves 30 much cost ? They now regard any thing and every...
Full view - About this book

The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Written by Himself ; to which is Added His ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1855 - 375 pages
...comfort and help them. Remember Job suffered, and was afterwards prosperous. "And now, to conclude, ' Experience keeps a dear school ; but fools will learn...true, we may give advice, but we cannot give conduct,' as poor Richard says. However, remember this, 'They that will not be counseled, cannot be helped,'...
Full view - About this book

The Living Pulpit, Or Eighteen Sermons by Eminent Living Divines of the ...

Elijah Wilson - 1855 - 414 pages
...his neck, upon the thick bosses of his bucklers. It is an old adage, and as true as it is old, " that experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other." Now, how wise these men become from experience, for though they have had repeated warnings, yet they...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF