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HI Friends Welcome To Aer you looking for Benjamín Franklin Quotes Benjamin franklin inventions, on education, government Quotes Best Benjamin Franklin Famous Quotes with Images Best Benjamin Franklin quotes on success and life. Benjamin Franklin FRS FRSA FRSE was an American polymath who was active as a writer, scientist, inventor, statesman, diplomat, printer, publisher and political philosopher. Wikipedia

Born: 17 January 1706, Milk Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: 17 April 1790, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Nationality: American
Spouse: Deborah Read (m. 1730–1774)
Nicknames: The First American, The Newton of Electricity, MORE
Siblings: James Franklin, Ebenezer Franklin, Josiah Franklin Jr., MORE

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Let me resolve to be virtuous, that I may be happy, that I may please Him, who is delighted to see me happy. Amen. ~ Benjamin Franklin


In Truth I found myself incorrigible with respect  to Order; and now I am grown old, and my Memory bad, I feel very sensibly the want of it. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Conceiving God to be the fountain of wisdom, I thought it right and necessary to solicit his assistance for obtaining it. ~ Benjamin Franklin


I was put to the grammar-school at eight years of age, my father intending to devote me, as the tithe of his sons, to the service of the Church. ~ Benjamin Franklin


My father’s little library consisted chiefly of books in polemic divinity, most of which I read, and have since often regretted that, at a time when I had such a thirst for knowledge, more proper books had not fallen in my way since it was now resolved I should not be a clergyman. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Be in general virtuous, and you will be happy. At least, you will by such conduct, stand the best chance for such consequences. ~ Benjamin Franklin


I believe that Man is not the most perfect Being but One, rather that as there are many Degrees of Beings his Inferiors, so there are many Degrees of Beings superior to him. ~ Benjamin Franklin


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Freedom is not a gift bestowed upon us by other men, but a right that belongs to us by the laws of God and nature. ~ Benjamin Franklin


He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Genius without education is like silver in the mine. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Whatever is begun in anger ends in shame. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards. ~ Benjamin Franklin


They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain – and most fools do. ~ Benjamin Franklin


There was never a good war, or a bad peace. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Sell not virtue to purchase wealth, nor liberty to purchase power. ~ Benjamin Franklin


The way to see by Faith is to shut the Eye of Reason. ~ Benjamin Franklin


After three days men grow weary, of a wench, a guest, and weather rainy. ~ Benjamin Franklin

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I didn’t fail the test, I just found 100 ways to do it wrong. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out. ~ Benjamin Franklin


It is easier to prevent bad habits than to break them. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Many people die at twenty five and aren’t buried until they are seventy five. ~ Benjamin Franklin


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. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances. ~ Benjamin Franklin


They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety. ~ Benjamin Franklin


A Brother may not be a Friend, but a Friend will always be a Brother. ~ Benjamin Franklin


The best doctor gives the least medicines. ~ Benjamin Franklin


Hide not your talents. They for use were made. What’s a sundial in the shade? ~ Benjamin Franklin


The Constitution only guarantees the American people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself. ~ Benjamin Franklin


If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins. ~ Benjamin Franklin


To lengthen thy life, lessen thy meals. ~ Benjamin Franklin


A slip of the foot you may soon recover, but a slip of the tongue you may never get over. ~ Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin’s Famous Quotes

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“Love your Enemies, for they tell you your Faults.”


“He that falls in love with himself will have no rivals.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1739


“There never was a good war or a bad peace.”
-Letter to Sir Joseph Banks, president of the Royal Society of London, July 1783. Also cited in a letter to Quincy, Sr., American merchant, planter and politician, September 1783.

“He that lies down with Dogs, shall rise up with fleas.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1733

“Better slip with foot than tongue.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1734

“Look before, or you’ll find yourself behind.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1735

“Don’t throw stones at your neighbors, if your own windows are glass.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1736

“He that would live in peace & at ease, Must not speak all he knows or judge all he sees.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1736

“Well done is better than well said.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1737

“A right Heart exceeds all.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1739

“What you seem to be, be really.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1744

“A true Friend is the best Possession.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1744

“No gains without pains.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1745

“Dost thou love life? Then do not squander Time; for that’s the Stuff Life is made of.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1746

“Lost Time is never found again.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1747

“When you’re good to others, you’re best to yourself.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1748

“Pardoning the Bad, is injuring the Good.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1748

“Hide not your Talents, they for Use were made. What’s a Sun-Dial in the shade!”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1750

“Glass, China, and Reputation, are easily crack’d, and never well mended.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1750

“What more valuable than Gold? Diamonds. Than Diamonds? Virtue.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1751

“Haste makes Waste.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1753

“Search others for their virtues, thy self for thy vices.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1738

“It is better to take many Injuries than to give one.”
– Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1735


“Wish not so much to live long as to live well.”
– ​Poor Richard’s Almanack, 1738

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