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" A word to the wise is enough, and many words wont fill a bushel, as Poor Richard says." They joined in desiring him to speak his mind, and gathering round him, he proceeded as follows; "Friends," says he, and neighbours, "the taxes are indeed very heavy,... "
Laconics: Or, The Best Words of the Best Authors - Seite 32
von John Timbs - 1829
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The (Old) Farmer's Almanack, Ausgaben 69-78

Robert Bailey Thomas - 1860
...replied, — 4 * Friends, the taxes are Indeed very heavy : and if those laid on hy the govern nient were the only ones we had to pay, we might more easily...much more grievous to some of us. We are taxed twice a» much by our idleness, three times as much by our pride, and four times as ranch by our folly; ahd...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin

Orville Luther Holley - 1848 - 468 Seiten
...proceeded as follows : — " Friends," said he, " the taxes are indeed very heavy, and if those laid on by the government were the only ones we had to pay, we might more easily discharge them; but wenhave many others, and much more grievous to some of us. We are taxed twice as much by our idleness,...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1848 - 288 Seiten
...follows : "Friends," says he, " and neighbours, the taxes are indeed very heavy ; and if those laid on by the government were the only ones we had to pay, we might mnfe easily discharge them ; but we have many others, and much more grievous to some of us. We are...
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The literary class book; or, Readings in English literature

Robert Joseph Sullivan - 1850
...those crimes which they cease to censure. 25. The taxes are indeed very heavy ; and if those laid on by the government were the only ones we had to pay,...cannot ease or deliver us, by allowing an abatement. 26. The common fluency of speech in many men, and most women, is owing to a scarcity of matter, and...
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The World's Laconics: Or, The Best Thoughts of the Best Authors

Tryon Edwards - 1853 - 432 Seiten
...world should be taxed !" — Colton. TAXES. — The taxes are indeed very heavy ; and if those laid on by the government were the only ones we had to pay,...deliver us, by allowing an abatement. — Franklin. TAXING. — Taxing is an easy business. Any projector can contrive new impositions ; any bungler can...
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The Select Works of Benjamin Franklin: Including His Autobiography

Benjamin Franklin - 1853 - 488 Seiten
...proceeded as follows : " Friends," says he, " the taxes are, indeed, very heavy, and, if those laid on by the government were the only ones we had to pay,...cannot ease or deliver us, by allowing an abatement. However, let us hearken to good advice, and something may be done for us. ' God helps them that help...
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The Cottager's monthly visitor, Band 33

1853
...proceeded as follows : " Friends," says he, " the taxes are, indeed, very heavy ; and if those laid on by the government were the only ones we had to pay,...cannot ease or deliver us by allowing an abatement. However, let us hearken to good advice, and something may be done for us : ' God helps them that help...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1853 - 288 Seiten
...follows : " Friends," says He, " and neighbours, the taxes are indeed very heavy ; and if those laid on by the government were the only ones we had to pay,...times as much by our pride, and four times as much liy our folly ; and from these taxes the commissioners cannot east: or deliver us, by allowing an abatement....
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Chambers's Information for the People: A Popular Encyclopedia, Band 2

William Chambers - 1853
...discharge them: but we have many others, and I much more grievous to some of us. We are taxed twice аз much by our idleness, three times as much by our pride,...cannot ease or deliver us, by allowing an abatement. However, let us hearken to good advice, and something may be done for Ha : ' God helps them that help...
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American classical authors

Ludwig Herrig - 1854 - 434 Seiten
...proceeded äs follows: „Friends," says he, „the taxes are, indeed, very heavy, and, if those laid on by the government were the only ones we had to pay,...much more grievous to some of us. We are taxed twice äs much by our idleness, three times äs much by our pride, and- four times äs much by our folly;...
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