A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from January 09, 2016
“No sweet without sweat”

Entry in progress—B.P.

Google Books
A Dictionary
English, German and French (Third Edition)

By Christian Ludwig
Leipzig: Printed for John Frederick Gleditsch
1763
Pg. 873:
No sweet without sweat, ...

Google Books
Proverbs, Chiefly Taken from the Adagia of Erasmus with Explanations
By Robert Bland
London: Printed for T. Egerton, Military Library, Whitehall
1814
Pg. 47:
“No hay dulzura, sin sudor,” no sweet, without sweat. “ No hay ganancia, sin fatiga,” no gains, without pains; and “El que trabaja y madra, hila oro,” he who labours and strives, spins gold.

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No sweet without sweat! I love this proverb and that is why i am very active and hard-work… http://www.candybrides.com/profile/active-bride-marina-83118
8:50 AM - 3 Dec 2015

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityExercise/Running/Health Clubs • Saturday, January 09, 2016 • Permalink