Up, Sluggard, and waste not life;
in the grave will be sleeping enough.

Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) American statesman, scientist, philosopher
Poor Richard’s Alamanack (Sep 1741)


Repeated as "There will be enough sleeping in the Grave" in "The Way of Wealth" (7 Jul 1756).

 
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