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" Ones we had to pay, we might more easily discharge them; but we have many others, and much more grievous to some of us. We are taxed twice as much by our Idleness, three times as much by our Pride, and four times as much by our Folly; and from these Taxes... "
The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ... - Seite 268
von Benjamin Franklin - 1840 - 320 Seiten
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Reading and Living, Bücher 1

Howard Copeland Hill, Rollo La Verne Lyman - 1924
...by our folly; and of these taxes the commissioners cannot ease or deliver us by allowing any relief. However, let us hearken to good advice, and something may be done for us. 'Heaven helps them that help themselves,' as Poor Richard says. "It would be thought a hard government...
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The Book of Diversion

Franklin Pierce Adams, Deems Taylor, John Ernest Bechdolt - 1925 - 278 Seiten
...WISDOM OF BEN FRANKLIN Penny wise, pound foolish. Don't put off till to-morrow what you can do to-day. It would be thought a hard government that should tax its people one-tenth part of their time: but idleness taxes us much more; sloth, by bringing on diseases, absolutely shortens life. Sloth, like...
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School Life, Bände 14-15

1929
...our pride. and four times as much by our lolly; and from these taxes the commissioners can not ease or deliver us by allowing an abatement. However, let...helps them that help themselves, as poor Richard says. Franklin's Thrift Influence Inco^eJ by the Cotemtnei When our Government started the wsrsavings-stamps...
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Capital Formation: Hearing Before the Joint Economic Committee, Congress of ...

United States. Congress. Joint Economic Committee - 1977 - 112 Seiten
...commandeering the fruits of our labor. As early as 1753 Benjamin Franklin suggested a standard. He wrote: "It would be thought a hard government that should tax its people one-tenth of their time, to he employed in its service." The fundamental principle laid down by our founding...
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Colonial Prose and Poetry, Bände 1-3

William Peterfield Trent, Benjamin Willis Wells - 1903
...cannot ease or deliver us byallowing an abatement. However, let us hearken to good advice, and somsthing may be done for us ; God helps them that help themselves, as Poor Richard says. I. "It would be thought a hard government that should tax its people one tenth part of their time,...
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Early American Writing

Giles B. Gunn - 1994 - 629 Seiten
...our Pride, and four times as much by our Folly; and from these Taxes the Commissioners cannot ease or deliver us by allowing an Abatement. However let...that help themselves, as Poor Richard says, in his Almanack of 1733. It would be thought a hard Government that should tax its People one-tenth Part of...
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Autobiography and Other Writings

Benjamin Franklin - 1998 - 361 Seiten
...our Pride, and four times as much by our Folly, and from these Taxes the Commissioners cannot ease or deliver us by allowing an Abatement. However let...that help themselves, as Poor Richard says, in his Almanack of 1733. It would be thought a hard Government that should tax its People one tenth Part of...
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A Benjamin Franklin Reader

Benjamin Franklin - 2003 - 551 Seiten
...our pride, and four times as much by our folly, and from these taxes the commissioners cannot ease or deliver us by allowing an abatement. However let...help themselves, as Poor Richard says, in his almanac of 1733. "It would be thought a hard government that should tax its people one tenth part of their...
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A Benjamin Franklin Reader

Walter Isaacson - 2005 - 576 Seiten
...be done for us; God helps them that help themselves, as Poor Richard says, in his almanac of 1733. "It would be thought a hard government that should tax its people one tenth part of their time, to be employed in its service. But idleness taxes many of us much more,...
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Ben Franklin's Guide to Wealth: Being a 21st Century Treatise on What It ...

Erin Barrett, Jack Mingo - 2004 - 121 Seiten
...our pride, and four times as much by our folly; and from these taxes the commissioners cannot ease or deliver us, by allowing an abatement. However,...help themselves, as Poor Richard says, in his Almanac of 1733. "It would be thought a hard government, that should tax its people one-tenth part of their...
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