Benjamin Franklin

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Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

Believe none of what you hear and half of what you see.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The best thing to give to your enemy is forgiveness; to an opponent, tolerance; to a friend, your heart; to your child, a good example; to a father, deference; to your mother, conduct that will make her proud of you; to yourself, respect; to all men, charity.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Those who desire to give up freedom in order to gain security, will not have, nor do they deserve, either one.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
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.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The only thing more expensive than education is ignorance.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
If you would be loved, love, and be loveable.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Many have quarreled about religion that never practiced it.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Money never made a man happy yet, nor will it. The more a man has, the more he wants. Instead of filling a vacuum, it makes one.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Never confuse motion with action.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
If you desire many things, many things will seem few.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I have met the enemy, and it is the eyes of other people.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Beware the hobby that eats.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
We must, indeed, all hang together or, most assuredly, we shall all hang separately.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
If we do not hang together, we will all hang separately.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
He was so learned that he could name a horse in nine languages; so ignorant that he bought a cow to ride on.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Promises may fit the friends, but non-performance will turn them into enemies.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Rather go to bed with out dinner than to rise in debt.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A cheerful face is nearly as good for an invalid as healthy weather.More Benjamin Franklin [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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