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" And again, Pride is as loud a beggar as Want, and a great deal more saucy. When you have bought one fine thing, you must buy ten more, that your appearance may be all of a piece; but Poor Dick says, It is easier to suppress the first desire, than to satisfy... "
Wisdom of the Wise: Pithy and Pointed Sayings of the Best Authors - Page 67
by Caroline Louisa Hunt - 1891 - 95 pages
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Miscellanies

George Savile Marquis of Halifax - Great Britain - 1717 - 312 pages
...Beggars infineCloaths(out of 'a proportionable Refpeft to their Quality} ought to be Hang'd. 10. That Pride is as loud a Beggar as Want, and a great deal more Sawcy. 1 1 . That a Prince, who will give more to Importunity than Merit, had as good fet out a Proclamation...
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Gnomologia: Adagies and Proverbs; Wise Sentences and Witty Sayings ..., Volume 1

Thomas Fuller - Proverbs - 1732 - 297 pages
...Pride, joined with many Virtues, ehoaks them 3940 Pride in Profperity turns to Mifery in Adverfry. 5941 Pride is as loud a Beggar as Want ; and a great deal more Taucy. 3942 ?frde is fence ever ctrr'ct. 3943 Pride b the moft nneafy Thing intheWor)d╗ and the moft...
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The Oxford Magazine: Or, Universal Museum, Volume 1

1768
...a forrowing. Fond pride of drefs is ˝ire a very curfe, E'er fancy you confult, confult your purfe. Pride is as loud a beggar as want, and a great deal more faucy. 'Tis eafier to fupprefs the firft defire, than fatisfy all that follow it. Great eftates may...
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Political, Miscellaneous, and Philosophical Pieces: Arranged Under the ...

Benjamin Franklin - American prose literature - 1779 - 567 pages
...pride of drefs is fure a very curfe ; " Ere fancy you confult, confult your purfe." * And again, " Pride is as loud a beggar as Want, *' and a great deal more faucy." When you have ' bought one fine thing, you muft buy ten more, ' that your appearance may be...
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The Miscellaneous Works: Apothegms and maxims for the good conduct of life ...

Gorges Edmond Howard - 1782
...virtues choaks them all. Pride becomes not a rich man, but is infupport'. ' ' "_" N able in a poor man. Pride is as loud a beggar as want ; and a great deal more faucy. Pride is fcarce ever cured. Pride is the moft uneafy thing in the world, and ihe moft odious....
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The Bee: Or Literary Weekly Intelligencer, Volume 1

James Anderson - Scotland - 1791
...Fond pride of drefs is fiire a very curie \ E'er fancy you confult, confult your purfe." And again-, " Pride is as loud a beggar as Want, and a great deal more faucy." When you have bought one fine thing, you muft buy ten more, that your appearance may be all...
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Association Papers..: Part I. Publications printed by special order of the ...

Association for Preserving Liberty and Property against Republicans and Levellers (London, England) - France - 1793
...Fond pride of drefs is furea verycucfei " Ere fancy you confult, confult yourpurfe." And again ; " Pride is as loud a beggar as Want, and a great deal more faucy." When you have bought one fine thing, you muft buy ten more, that your appearance may be all...
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Preceptive, Moral, and Sentimental Pieces: On the Duties of the Young, Issue 10

Chapbooks - 1796 - 20 pages
...Fond pride of dress is sure a very curse, Ere fancy you consult, consult your purse." And again, " Pride is as loud a beggar as Want, and a great deal...must buy ten more, that your appearance may be all of a-piece ; but Poor Dick says, '* It is is easier to suppress the first desire, than to^tisfy all that...
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The Immortal Mentor, Or, Man's Unerring Guide to a Healthy, Wealthy & Happy ...

Luigi Cornaro - Conduct of life - 1802 - 321 pages
...Fund pride of drefs n fure a very curfe ; Ere fancy you confult, conu.lt your purle." > And again, " Pride is as loud a beggar as Want, and a great deal more faucy." When you have bought one fine thing, you muft buy ten more, that your appearance may be all...
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Poor Richard; or, The way to wealth

Benjamin Franklin - 1820 - 288 pages
...pride in dress is sure a very curse ; > Ere fancy you consult — consult your purse.' " And again, ' Pride is as loud a beggar as Want, and a great deal...more that your appearance may be all of a piece ; but poor Dick says, ' It is easier to suppress the first desire, than to satisfy all that follow it. And...
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