Tags:


Be at war with your vices

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

There are in life real

Category: Life Quotes | No comments

There are in life real evils enough and it is folly to afflict ourselves with imaginary ones.
– Benjamin Franklin

An investment in knowledge pays

An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.

– Benjamin Franklin

In general mankind since the

In general, mankind, since the improvement of cookery, eats twice as much as nature requires.

– Benjamin Franklin

They who can give up

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

– Benjamin Franklin

Employ thy time well if

Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure.

– Benjamin Franklin

Leisure is the time for

Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain the lazy one never.

– Benjamin Franklin

We are more thoroughly an

We are more thoroughly an enlightened people, with respect to our political interests, than perhaps any other under heaven. Every man among us reads, and is so easy in his circumstances as to have leisure for conversations of improvement and for acquiring information.

– Benjamin Franklin

A life of leisure and

A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be sleeping enough in the grave.

– Benjamin Franklin

God works wonders now and

God works wonders now and then; Behold a lawyer, an honest man.

– Benjamin Franklin

Fear not death for the

“Fear not death for the sooner we die, the longer we shall be immortal.”

– Benjamin Franklin

Many people die at twenty

“Many people die at twenty five and aren’t buried until they are seventy five.”

– Benjamin Franklin

We do not stop playing

“We do not stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing!”

– Benjamin Franklin

A countryman between two lawyers

A countryman between two lawyers is just like a fish between two cats.

– Benjamin Franklin

The noblest question in the

“The noblest question in the world is: ‘What good may I do in it?'”

– Benjamin Franklin

At years of age the

At 20 years of age the will reigns; at 30 the wit; at 40 the judgement.

– Benjamin Franklin

Contentment makes poor men rich

‘Contentment makes poor men rich, Discontent makes rich men poor.’

– Benjamin Franklin

Contentment Makes Poor Men Rich

Well Done Is Better Than

Well Done Is Better Than Well Said
– Benjamin Franklin

Well Done Is Better Than Well Said

Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one.

“Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one.”
– Benjamin Franklin

Anger Is Never Without A Reason , But Seldom With A Good One

Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.

Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.
-Benjamin Franklin

Beer Is Proof That God Loves us