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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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Advice to youths about entering a commercial career

William H. Ablett - 1867 - 80 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...
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The Standard Fifth Reader for Public and Private Schools: Containing a ...

Epes Sargent - 1867 - 478 pages
...what life has made so. Each day is a new life : regard it, therefore, as an epit'6-meEI of the whole. Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other. Entertain no thoughts which you would blush at in words. Economy is itself a great income. Fortune...
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The Cabinet Secret, Volume 2

Leigh Spencer - 1867
...effect their past fate has had on the young placed in like circumstances. Franklin may assert that " experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other !" But what sort of a world would this be robbed of the buoyancy, the hope, and faith of youth ? Not...
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Proposed Constitutional Amendment to Balance the Federal Budget: Hearings ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on the Constitution - 1980 - 621 pages
...Senator Thurmond was asking; namely, how are we going to pay off these debts? Benjamin Franklin said, "experience keeps a dear school but fools will learn in no other." I, too, have come to the belief we are not going to change in any other way, we are going to have to...
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Popular Culture: An Introductory Text

Jack Nachbar, John G. Nachbar, Kevin Lausé - 1992 - 504 pages
...feasts and wise men eat them. Experience If you will not hear reason, she will surely rap your knuckles. Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other. III. 1800s The religious tradition of the seventeenth century had attributed success to luck (some...
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Building Construction for the Fire Service

Francis L. Brannigan - 2006 - 667 pages
...went unheeded. Fire fighters must learn not to wait for "experience." Wise old Ben Franklin told us, "Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other." In the fire service the price of experience is blood and grief. The post-tensioned collapse hazard...
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Early American Writing

Giles B. Gunn - 1994 - 629 pages
...shall Beggars prove; and moreover, Fools make Feasts, and wise Men eat them. . . . 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 won't be counselled, can't be helped, as Poor...
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Preaching Proverbs: Wisdom for the Pulpit

Alyce M. McKenzie - 1996 - 170 pages
...sayings in Proverbs. "He that goes a-borrowing goes a-sorrowing." "Diligence is the mother of good luck." "Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other, and scarce in that." "Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes it." "Many estates are spent in the getting,...
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7 Secrets to Successful Sales Management: The Sales Manager's Manual

Jack D. Wilner - 1997 - 256 pages
...learn from it, we would be fools, indeed. Ben Franklin said it first in Poor Richard's Almanac (1757): Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other. Learning to Delegate You might think that once you are the sales manager, you will find it easy to...
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What Matters Most: The Power of Living Your Values

Hyrum W. Smith - 2001 - 256 pages
...The process of amending our beliefs happens all the time. It's called experience. Ben Franklin wrote, "Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other." As another writer put it, "Good judgment comes from experience; experience comes from poor judgment."...
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