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" Take care of the pence and the pounds will take care of themselves is as true of personal habits as of money. "
The New monthly magazine and universal register - Página 419
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Peasants and Other Stories

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov - 1999 - 479 páginas
...cold veal and a piece of bread. In our house such sayings as: "A penny saved is a penny gained," and "Take care of the pence and the pounds will take care of themselves," and so on, were frequently repeated, and my sister, weighed down by these vulgar maxims,...
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How the Web was Born: The Story of the World Wide Web

James M. Gillies, James Gillies, James and Cailliau Robert Gillies, R. Cailliau - 2000 - 372 páginas
...enter also.' 'Read not books alone, but also men; and above all, read thyself.' Some have survived: Take care of the pence and the pounds will take care of themselves,' or 'Every man's house is his castle.' 'Idle folks take the most pains,' cautioned one,...
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Wordsworth Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

Ebenezer Cobham Brewer - 2001 - 1180 páginas
...— " No alchemy like frugality " ; " ever save, ever have " ; "a pin a day is a groat a year " ; " take care of the pence, and the pounds will take care of themselves " ; " man; a mickle makes a muckle " ; " frae saving, comes having " ; "a penny saved is...
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Alice nel paese delle meraviglie

Lewis Carroll - 2002 - 199 páginas
...NeU'originale, il proverbio inglese a cui Carroll imprime questa magistrale sterzata semantica è: "Take care of the pence and the pounds will take care of themselves". Il proverbio italiano preso a bersaglio dal traduttore è, ovviamente, "Chi semina vento...
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Lexicography: Reference works across time, space and languages

R. R. K. Hartmann - 2003 - 383 páginas
...construction Give him enough rope, and he will hang himself; Scratch my back, and I'll scratch yours; Take care of the pence, and the pounds will take care of themselves; etc. (6) the more (less) + the more (less) construction More haste, less speed; The less...
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சுராவின் அகர வரிசையில் ஆங்கில தமிழ் பழமொழிகள்

D. V. ரங்கராஜன் - 2003 - 544 páginas
...uerorii uxrafl0>eroeffr 2_(5fljfriS(g^)/D^. 2127. When I had money everyone called me brother. 2128. Take care of the pence and the pounds will take care of themselves. - William Lowndes 2129. When money speaks, truth is silent. I /«001 LB (Sua>MuiTffi! S-emeinLD...
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The Curious Book of Mind-boggling Teasers, Tricks, Puzzles & Games

Charles Barry Townsend - 2003 - 286 páginas
...fair lady. (b) Birds of a feather flock together. (c) He who goes a borrowing goes a sorrowing. (d) Take care of the pence, and the pounds will take care of themselves. (3) A Puzzle With Coins - Lay out nine counters in three rows of three each, so as to form...
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Collecting Your Fee: Getting Paid from Intake to Invoice

Edward Poll - 2003 - 143 páginas
...monthly. * Consider sending your bills with preaddressed return envelopes in bright colors. Technology Take care of the pence, and the pounds will take care of themselves. CHAPTER CHECKLIST —Proverb * The Role of Technology in Accounts Receivable » Factors...
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How to Dunk a Doughnut: The Science of Everyday Life

Len Fisher - 2003 - 255 páginas
...sounds will take care of themselves," which is a wonderful multiple pun on the old English saying, "Take care of the pence and the pounds will take care of themselves." Poorly paid English scientists, though, know that pounds are worth a lot more than pence,...
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Rethinking the Novel/Film Debate

Kamilla Elliott - 2003 - 302 páginas
...epitomizes such tensions between congruous sounds and incongruous senses when he parodies the thrifty maxim: "Take care of the pence and the pounds will take care of themselves" thus: "Take care of the sense and the sounds will take care of themselves" (AW 119). Each...
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