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  • Be studious in your profession, and you will be learned. Be industrious and frugal, and you will be rich.
  • Thus industrious is he to give honour to him, and to bring others to do so too.
  • A man on a raft with his shirt for a signal cannot be termed industrious, but he will keep his eyes open for a sail on the horizon.
  • Granvelle had given the others leave of absence, but wished to keep within call the industrious Maltese, on whose zeal he could always rely. for more
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