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Creditors have better memories than debtors.
– Benjamin Franklin

God heals and the Doctor takes the fee.
– Benjamin Franklin

Savages we call them because their manners differ from ours.
– Benjamin Franklin

Do not anticipate trouble or worry about what may never happen. Keep in the sunlight.
– Benjamin Franklin

Lighthouses are more helpful than churches.
– Benjamin Franklin

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

A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two different things.
– Benjamin Franklin

Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.
– Benjamin Franklin

Trouble springs from idleness, and grievous toil from needless ease.
– Benjamin Franklin

How many observe Christ’s birthday! How few his precepts! O! ’tis easier to keep holidays than commandments.
– Benjamin Franklin

Fish and visitors smell in three days.
– Benjamin Franklin

Only a virtuous people are capable of freedom. As nations become corrupt and vicious, they have more need of masters.
– Benjamin Franklin

Never trust a government that doesn’t trust its own citizens with guns.
– Benjamin Franklin

To find out a girl’s faults, praise her to her girlfriends.
– Benjamin Franklin

Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
– Benjamin Franklin

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

They who would give up an essential liberty for temporary security, deserve neither liberty or security.
– Benjamin Franklin

Those have a short Lent, who owe money to be paid at Easter.
– Benjamin Franklin

Plough deep while sluggards sleep.
– Benjamin Franklin

Moderation in all things including moderation.
– Benjamin Franklin