A great empire, like a great cake, is most easily diminished at the edges.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
Little strokes fell great oaks.
Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise
Drink Water, Put the Money in your Pocket, and leave the Dry-bellyach in the Punchbowl.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind...
How many observe Christ's birthday! How few his precepts! O! 'tis easier to keep holidays...
Like a man travelling in foggy weather, those at some distance before him on the...
Read much, but not many books.
Who had deceived thee so often as thyself?
If a man empties his purse into his head, no one can take it from...
Necessity never made a good bargain.
Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.
Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late
He'll cheat without scruple, who can without fear
It takes many good deeds to build a good reputation, and only one bad one...
Take Courage, Mortal; Death can't banish thee out of the Universe.
Three can keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you'll understand what little chance you...
I'm probably not going to get married unless I live with somebody for 10 or...
Chance is a name for our ignorance
My garden, like my life, seems to me every year to want correction and require...
Every writer is a frustrated actor who recites his lines in the hidden auditorium of...
Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though...
Absence from those we love is self from self - a deadly banishment.