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Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.

Prov. Going to bed early and waking up early is good for success. Grandmother: I don't think it's good for you to be staying out so late, dear. Early to bed and early to riseGrandson: Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise. Yeah, Grandma, I know. Host: Don't leave so soon! The party's just beginning. Guest: It's past my bedtime, I'm afraid. Host: Early to bed, early to rise, huh?
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early to bed, early to rise (makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise)

Prudent habits pay off, as in With final exams coming, you'd best remember, early to bed and early to rise. This ancient rhyming proverb, so familiar that it is often abbreviated as in the example, was long ascribed to Benjamin Franklin, who quoted it in this form in Poor Richard's Almanack. However, slightly different versions existed in English in the mid-1400s and in Latin even earlier.
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population visits a convenience store every single day, and more and more they're looking for healthier options, which are also more profitable for business," said PHA CEO Lawrence A.
Healthier Tennessee will enable and encourage more Tennesseans to lead healthier lives with the goal of improving the state's health by: (1) increasing the number of Tennesseans who are active physically for at least 30 minutes five times a week; (2) encouraging people to eat a healthier diet; and (3) reducing the number of people who use tobacco.
A unique combination of baking techniques allows CSM to mimic the frying process and use healthier sunflower oil to give this product the taste of a fried doughnut but the nutritionals of a baked doughnut, making it an easy substitute with no compromise in taste.
Diabetes, obesity, and other nutrition related diseases can be prevented by choosing a healthier lifestyle, Hajto said.
These landmark achievements mean that United Biscuits is able to continue to offer retailers a wide range of products for their customers who are looking for healthier alternatives.
Everyone, including the family, has a role in shaping healthier eating habits.
In early March 2005, the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) in the United Kingdom--a quasi-government "truth in advertising" watchdog--upheld a complaint against an organic group for fund raising leaflets implying that organic foods were healthier.
For April, changing to a healthier lifestyle two years ago was just as much an emotional transformation as it was a physical one.
A good place to start: increase the availability of healthier foods.
A north-based awards body has launched a new qualification aimed at helping schools provide healthier meals.
With a little research, the mystery was solved and their goals for a healthier lifestyle supported.
In addition to improving the quality of meat, purslane feed could produce healthier butter and eggs.
In addition to creating healthier and more productive employees, wellness programs can help curb rising health-care costs.
After years of researching and experimenting in the Kitchen, Julie began to create still delicious but nonetheless healthier dishes of high-fat, high-calorie dishes and baked goods.
The curriculum encourages students to live healthier lives and provides them with tools to become healthier, says Rebecca Leigh White, spokeswoman for the Alabama Department of Education.