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Quips & Quotes...
...every child should know.





Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy wealthy and wise.
Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1735



If you know how to spend less than you get, you have the Philosophers-Stone.
Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1736



He that can have Patience, can have what he will.
Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1736



God helps them that help themselves.
Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1736



Diligence is the Mother of Good-Luck.
Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1736



A penny saved is a penny earned (A Penny sav’d is Twopence clear.)
Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1737



Hast thou virtue? Acquire also the graces & beauties of virtue.
Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1738



As we must account for every idle word, so we must for every idle silence.
Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1738



Eat to please thyself, but dress to please others.
Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1738



Hear no ill of a Friend, nor speak any of an Enemy.
Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1739



There are lazy Minds as well as lazy Bodies.
Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1740



A true Friend is the best Possession.
Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1744



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