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Now I saw, though too late, the Folly of beginning a Work before we count the Cost, and before we judge rightly of our own Strength to go through with it.
There I have sat helpless (in spite of my abilities) ever since; seeing what Robinson Crusoe saw, as quoted above--namely, the folly of beginning a work before we count the cost, and before we judge rightly of our own strength to go through with it.
I'm not a show, Aunty, and no one is coming to stare at me, to criticize my dress, or count the cost of my luncheon.
This grieved me heartily; and now I saw, though too late, the folly of beginning a work before we count the cost, and before we judge rightly of our own strength to go through with it.
She was of those who do not know how to heal themselves, of those who are too much aware of their heart, who, neither cowardly nor selfish, look passionately at its wounds--and count the cost.
It's the same story every year - towns and villages prepare for the annual flooding, traders count the cost of the devastation and the cycle continues.
Deputy Finance Minister Christos Staikouras said the overall government's primary surplus - which does not count the cost of paying interest on existing debt - is expected to be 812 million euros ($1.
GLAMORGAN have been left to count the cost of the weather which threatened to ruin the second ever Test match in Wales.
In most cases these are not retrieved and the people they have taken them from are left to count the cost.
COMMUTERS will soon be able to count the cost of their journeys.
Political Sox gained his third course win, and the seventh of his long career, when gaining a lastgasp win over Count The Cost in the extended three-mile handicap hurdle in the hands of Dougie Costello.
ROCKAVON (of the Sunday Mail) Today's nap: COUNT THE COST (3.
The best things in life are free; but no pain, no gain, and count the cost.
The Engineering Employers' Federation is holding a seminar to count the cost to the region at EEF West Midlands, Edgbaston, on April 26.
the national leader in personalized and preventive medicine, to count the cost of joining MDVIP toward health plan deductibles for all Avalon plans with a $3,000 deductible or higher, the two companies jointly announced today.