Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States
Furnished as all Europe now is with Academies of Science, with nice instruments and the spirit of experiment, the progress of human knowledge will be rapid and discoveries made of which we have at present no conception. I begin to be almost sorry I was born so soon, since I cannot have the happiness of knowing what will be known a hundred years hence.More Benjamin Franklin quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Quacks are the greatest liars in the world except their patients.More Benjamin Franklin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Private property ... is a Creature of Society, and is subject to the Calls of that Society, whenever its Necessities shall require it, even to its last Farthing, its contributors therefore to the public Exigencies are not to be considered a Benefit on the Public, entitling the Contributors to the Distinctions of Honor and Power, but as the Return of an Obligation previously received, or as payment for a just Debt.More Benjamin Franklin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Promises may fit the friends, but non-performance will turn them into enemies.More Benjamin Franklin quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Moderation in all things - including moderation.More Benjamin Franklin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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