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speculate, you can't accumulate, if you don't

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

Second edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780198609810
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191727047
speculate, you can't accumulate, if you don't

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proverbial saying, mid 20th century; meaning that outlay (and some degree of risk) is necessary if real gain is to

Reference Entry.  29 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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