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The Art of Making Money Plenty in Every Man's Pocket by Benjamin Franklin

At this time when the chief complaint is that money is so scarce it must be an act of kindness to instruct the moneyless how they can reinforce their purses. I will acquaint all with the true secret of money catching. The certain way to fill empty purses, and how to keep them full. Two simple rules well observed will do the business. First, let honesty and labor be thy constant companions. Second, spend one penny every day less than thy clear gains. Then shall thy purses soon begin to thrive. Thy creditors will never insult thee, nor want oppress nor hunger bite, nor nakedness freeze thee, the whole hemisphere will shine brighter and pleasure spring up in every corner of thy heart.


Now hereby embrace these rules and be happy.

- B. Franklin

Benjamin Franklin Money Secret
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