Benjamin Franklin Quotes

Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Categories: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
without-continual-growth-and-progress-such-words-as-improvement-achievement-and-success-have-no-meaning
the-constitution-only-gives-people-the-right-to-pursue-happiness-you-have-to-catch-it-yourself
wine-is-constant-proof-that-god-loves-us-and-loves-to-see-us-happy
well-done-is-better-than-well-said
by-failing-to-prepare-you-are-preparing-to-fail
in-this-world-nothing-can-be-said-to-be-certain-except-death-and-taxes
we-are-all-born-ignorant-but-one-must-work-hard-to-remain-stupid
marriage-is-the-most-natural-state-of-man-and-the-state-in-which-you-will-find-solid-happiness
honesty-is-the-best-policy
an-investment-in-knowledge-pays-the-best-interest
it-takes-many-good-deeds-to-build-a-good-reputation-and-only-one-bad-one-to-lose-it
diligence-is-the-mother-of-good-luck
half-a-truth-is-often-a-great-lie
beware-of-little-expenses-a-small-leak-will-sink-a-great-ship
the-doorstep-to-the-temple-of-wisdom-is-a-knowledge-of-our-own-ignorance
tell-me-and-i-forget-teach-me-and-i-remember-involve-me-and-i-learn
wise-men-dont-need-advice-fools-wont-take-it
there-are-three-faithful-friends-an-old-wife-an-old-dog-and-ready-money
never-confuse-motion-with-action
he-that-waits-upon-fortune-is-never-sure-of-a-dinner
there-will-be-sleeping-enough-in-the-grave
words-may-show-a-mans-wit-but-actions-his-meaning
admiration-is-the-daughter-of-ignorance
where-there-is-marriage-without-love-there-will-be-love-without-marriage
fools-need-advice-most-but-wise-men-only-are-the-better-for-it
a-slip-of-the-foot-you-may-soon-recover-but-a-slip-of-the-tongue-you-may-never-get-over
we-may-give-advice-but-we-cannot-give-conduct
who-says-jack-is-not-generous-he-is-always-fond-of-giving-and-cares-not-for-receiving-what-why-advice
at-20-years-of-age-the-will-reigns-at-30-the-wit-at-40-the-judgement
at-twenty-years-of-age-the-will-reigns-at-thirty-the-wife-and-at-forty-the-judgment
for-age-and-want-save-while-you-may-no-morning-sun-lasts-a-whole-day
lifes-tragedy-is-that-we-get-old-too-soon-and-wise-too-late
the-constitution-only-guarantees-the-american-people-the-right-to-pursue-happiness-you-have-to-catch-it-yourself
where-liberty-dwells-there-is-my-country
he-is-a-fool-who-cannot-be-angry-but-he-is-a-wise-man-who-will-not
are-you-angry-that-others-disappoint-you-remember-you-cannot-depend-upon-yourself
anger-is-one-of-the-sinews-of-the-soul-he-that-wants-it-hath-a-maimed-mind
kill-no-more-pigeons-than-you-can-eat
dont-judge-mens-wealth-or-godliness-by-their-sunday-appearance
he-that-falls-in-love-with-himself-will-have-no-rivals
dost-thou-love-life-then-do-not-squander-time-for-thats-the-stuff-life-is-made-of
if-jacks-in-love-hes-no-judge-of-jills-beauty
beer-is-living-proof-that-god-loves-us-and-wants-us-to-be-happy
the-strictest-law-sometimes-becomes-the-severest-injustice
who-is-wise-he-that-learns-from-everyone-who-is-powerful-he-that-governs-his-passions-who-is-rich-he-that-is-content-who-is-that-nobody
to-be-humble-to-superiors-is-duty-to-equals-courtesy-to-inferiors-nobleness
clean-your-finger-before-you-point-at-my-spots
idleness-is-the-dead-sea-that-swallows-all-virtues
idleness-and-pride-tax-with-a-heavier-hand-than-kings-and-parliaments
idleness-and-pride-tax-with-a-heavier-hand-than-kings-and-governments
the-only-thing-more-expensive-than-education-is-ignorance
drive-thy-business-let-not-that-drive-thee
without-justice-courage-is-weak
no-gains-without-pains
distrust-and-caution-are-the-parents-of-security
if-passion-drives-you-let-reason-hold-the-reins
remember-not-only-to-say-the-right-thing-in-the-right-place-but-far-more-difficult-still-to-leave-unsaid-the-wrong-thing-at-the-tempting-moment
hide-not-your-talents-they-for-use-were-made-whats-a-sundial-in-the-shade
do-not-anticipate-trouble-or-worry-about-what-may-never-happen-keep-in-the-sunlight
originality-is-the-art-of-concealing-your-sources
sell-not-virtue-to-purchase-wealth-nor-liberty-to-purchase-power
never-praise-your-cider-horse-or-bedfellow
an-ounce-of-prevention-is-worth-a-pound-of-cure
read-much-but-not-many-books
guests-like-fish-begin-to-smell-after-three-days
energy-and-persistence-conquer-all-things
hear-reason-or-shell-make-you-feel-her
little-boats-should-keep-near-shore
consider-how-hard-it-is-to-change-yourself-and-youll-understand-what-little-chance-you-have-in-trying-to-change-others
its-easy-to-see-hard-to-foresee
games-lubricate-the-body-and-the-mind
if-you-have-time-dont-wait-for-time
a-lie-stands-on-one-leg-truth-on-two
believe-none-of-what-you-hear-and-half-of-what-you-see
a-man-wrapped-up-in-himself-makes-a-very-small-bundle
how-many-observe-christs-birthday-how-few-his-precepts-o-tis-easier-to-keep-holidays-than-commandments
experience-is-the-best-teacher-but-a-fool-will-learn-from-no-other
one-today-is-worth-two-tomorrows
sloth-and-silence-are-a-fools-virtues
deny-self-for-selfs-sake
proclaim-not-all-thou-knowest
where-sense-is-wanting-everything-is-wanting
no-man-ever-was-glorious-who-was-not-laborious
poverty-wants-some-things-luxury-many-things-avarice-all-things
some-are-weatherwise-some-are-otherwise
the-best-of-all-medicines-is-resting-and-fasting
hes-the-best-physician-that-knows-the-worthlessness-of-the-most-medicines
most-people-return-small-favors-acknowledge-medium-ones-and-repay-greater-ones-with-ingratitude
any-fool-can-criticize-condemn-and-complain-and-most-fools-do