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|“A great Talker may be no Fool, but he is one that relies on him” (February 1753). |
“The discontented Man finds no easy Chair” (December 1753). “The Cat in
Gloves catches no Mice” (March 1754; Preface 1758). Original “Necessity has no
|(Chinese) A man's discontent is his worst evil. (Chinese) Let thy discontents be |
secrets. (Poor Richard) The discontented man finds no easy chair. (Poor Richard)
Discretion A dram of discretion is worth a pound ofwisdom. (German) An ounce ...
|''A great Talker may be no Fool, but he is one that relies on him'' (February 1753). |
''The discontented Man finds no easy Chair'' (December 1753). ''The Cat in
Gloves catches no Mice'' (March 1754; Preface 1758). Original ''Necessity has no
|The discontented man finds no easy Chair. When Prosperity was well mounted, |
she let go the Bridle and soon came tumbling out of the Saddle. Friendship
cannot live with Ceremony, nor without Civility. He that doth what he should not,
|CONTENTMENT AND DISCONTENTMENT Content makes poor men rich; |
Discontent makes rich Men poor. * The discontented Man finds no easy Chair. *
When you taste Honey, remember Call. Better is a little With content than much
|You will find them interestingly outlined, with illustrations from modern writers and |
speakers, in Genung's "Working Principles of Rhetoric," B or Baldwin's "Oral ... (
The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius) The discontented man finds no easy chair.
|CANDOR Straightforwardness, without the rules of propriety, becomes rudeness. |
Confucius CHARITY Proportion your charity to the ... DISCONTENTED The
discontented man finds no easy chair. Benjamin Franklin DISCRETION You may
|Four Diaries of Young Men in the South, 1848-1860 Stephen Berry ... Spun |
together they form a sort of 33 cc philosophy: “the discontented man finds no
easy chair, men are as barrels, the emty ones making the most noise, the man
who lives ...
|with a red sofa that no longer works with the room, you are looking at a much |
larger investment to replace the covers. I'm not saying 'A chair is a very difficult
object. A skyscraper is ... 'The discontented man finds no easy chair.' BENJAMIN
|A mob is a monster ; with heads enough, but no brains. There is nothing humbler |
than ambition when it is about to climb. Relative Pronouns 151 The discontented
man finds no easy chair. 150 A Practical Language Book Quotations from ...