Find the best quotes by Benjamin Franklin.
Mine is better than ours.
Those who govern, having much business on their hands, do not generally like to take the trouble of considering and carrying into execution new projects.…
Industry need not wish.
Nine men in ten are would be suicides.
The art of acting consists in keeping people from coughing.
He that composes himself is wiser than he that composes a book.
He that waits upon fortune, is never sure of a dinner.
Hear reason, or she’ll make you feel her.
Since thou are not sure of a minute, throw not away an hour.
Never take a wife till thou hast a house (and a fire) to put her in.
Tomorrow, every Fault is to be amended; but that Tomorrow never comes.
Applause waits on success.
Who is rich? He that rejoices in his portion.
Wars are not paid for in wartime, the bill comes later.
Necessity never made a good bargain.
Fatigue is the best pillow.
He that’s secure is not safe.
Observe all men, thyself most.
To lengthen thy life, lessen thy meals.
He who falls in love with himself will have no rivals.
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