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|Many foxes grow gray, but few grow good. Rec. dist.: Ont. 1st cit.: 1572Parinchef, |
Extract of Examples; US 1749Franklin, PRAlmanac. 20c. coll.: ODEP 284,Whiting
167, Stevenson 882:9. 16. The sleeping fox catches no poultry. Vars.
|Fox Fox A fox is not caught twice in the same trap. (Roman) A fox smells its own |
lair first. ... (German) An old fox is not caught in a snare. (Roman) At last the foxes
all ... old fox easily smells a trap. (Spanish) The sleeping fox catches no poultry.
|F279 As cunning as a Fox 1756 Washington Writings 1.305: Their cunning is only |
to be equalled by that of the Fox. ... F285 The sleeping Fox catches no poultry
1743 Franklin PR 2.371: The sleeping Fox catches no poultry. Up! Up! 1758 WW
|But dost thou love Life, then do not squander Time, for that's the stuff Life is made |
of, as Poor Richard says. How much more than is necessary do we spend in
sleep, forgetting that The sleeping Fox catches no Poultry, and that There will be
|Franklin. Good question. I orient people toward self-reliance, and in the final |
analysis, I teach people how to be wealthy. I am the one who said that a sleeping
fox catches no poultry. Buyer. Yes, I remember that. A sleeping fox catches no ...
|Comfort, in Inedited Tracts, 133 (Hazlitt), Who restes no lesse glad of his place, |
then the foule of afayreday. 1639: Clarke, 185. ... 1736: Franklin, Way to Wealth,
in Works, i 443 (Bigelow), The sleeping fox catches no poultry. 12. Foxes are all ...
|... a cat in gloves catches no mice b) a cat in mittens catches no mice c) a gloved |
cat does not catch the mouse d) a gloved ... but would not wet her feet y) the race
is got by running z) the sleeping fox catches no poultry za) what costs nothing is ...
|Pol: abundance is no fault Cz: plenty is no fault plenty is no plague 52 a cat in |
gloves catches no miceľ54 parole ne ... by running the sleeping fox catches no
poultry what's none of my profit is none of my peril when the fox sleeps no grapes
|The burnt child fears the fire. 3. ( The tree is covered with blossoms. 4. | The tree |
in your yard is covered with blossoms. 5. ( The fox catches no poultry. 6. ( The
sleeping fox catches no poultry. 7. ( Make hay. 8. | Make hay while the sun shines
|J The burnt child fears the fire. 3. ( The tree is covered with blossoms. 4. ( The |
tree in your yard is covered with blossoms. 5. ( The fox catches no poultry. 6. (
The sleeping fox catches no poultry. 7. ( Make hay. 8. ( Make hay while the sun