BENJAMIN FRANKLIN Quotes

Poverty wants some things, Luxury many things, Avarice all things

Benjamin Franklin

As we must account for every idle word, so we must for every idle silence.

Benjamin Franklin

Many complain of their memory, few of their judgment.

Benjamin Franklin

Creditors have better memories than debtors.

Benjamin Franklin

'Tis more noble to forgive, and more manly to despise, than to revenge an Injury.

Benjamin Franklin

Humility makes great men twice honorable

Benjamin Franklin

It is the eye of other people that ruin us. If I were blind I would want, neither fine clothes, fine houses or fine furniture.

Benjamin Franklin

To the generous mind the heaviest debt is that of gratitude, when it is not in our power to repay it.

Benjamin Franklin

Most fools think they are only ignorant.

Benjamin Franklin

No man ever was glorious, who was not laborious.

Benjamin Franklin

Energy and persistence conquer all things.

Benjamin Franklin

A ship under sail and a big-bellied woman, Are the handsomest two things that can be seen common

Benjamin Franklin

The best of all medicines is resting and fasting

Benjamin Franklin

But in this world nothing is sure but death and taxes.

Benjamin Franklin

Serving God is doing good to man, but praying is thought an easier service and therefore more generally chosen.

Benjamin Franklin

The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.

Benjamin Franklin
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