many a mickle makes a muckle

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many a mickle makes a muckle

Many small amounts of something eventually become a large amount. Can you please stop adding to the pile of stuff already on the kitchen table? Many a mickle makes a muckle!
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Things have been going well for us and Mickle Bower, whose owner James Callow is from Penrith and a good supporter of mine, could run next across the water.
Newsletter of the Walt Whitman Association, Camden, New Jersey, with news of association members and events; this issue contains one article and a note, each listed separately in this bibliography, and a brief notice by David Stedman about the progress on the visitor center to be built adjacent to Whitman's Mickle Street house.
Deborah Mickle, marketing manager at St Kilda's hotel, in the Welsh seaside resort of Llandudno, has slammed Wainfleet Travel for leaving her hotel with a pounds 7,000 debt.
We agree with Berkeley and the Court of Appeal that a government entity may constitutionally require a recipient of funding or subsidy to provide written, unambiguous assurances of compliance with a generally applicable nondiscrimination policy," wrote Justice Kathryn Mickle Werdegar.
We're confident that this center will take us the final mile down the road to the widespread use of RFID technology in business and industry," said Mickle.
For me it was really about what's the return on our investment," explains Mickle 38, who also felt the franchise opportunity was something her community would benefit from.
As a Macduff loon, born twenty-five miles west of Margaret, I congratulate her on her appointment and wish her well in implementing the proverb that "Mony a mickle maks a muckle"
Marlin Mickle, a University of Pittsburgh electrical engineer and ADCUS, a subsidiary of Advanced Digital Chips, Inc.
The two men who were arrested were Matthew Lee Connelly, 19, and Jack Mickle, 18, both from Nottingham, sources later confirmed.
On December 5, 1842, twenty-year-old Isaac Mickle participated in a rousing three-hour debate at the Henry Institute in Camden, New Jersey.
Mickle is a Postdoctoral Lecturer in the Department of English at UNC-Chapel Hill.
The existing center, located in Camden at Mickle Boulevard and Broadway, will continue to serve the New Jersey Transit Rail System, the New Jersey Transit Bus System, and the new Southern New Jersey Light Rail Transit System.
But they didn't, While Keister teaches, Riley, a West Highland white terrier, roams freely around her room at Robin Mickle Middle School in Lincoln, Nebraska.
The youngsters were promptly marched to the principal's office, where Principal Darci Mickle reprimanded them.