A great empire, like a great cake, is most easily diminished at the edges.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
If Pride leads the Van, Beggary brings up the Rear
Wise men don't need advice. Fools won't take it.
To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.
At 20 years of age the will reigns; at 30 the wit; at 40 the...
Mine is better than ours.
Revelation, indeed, as such had no influence on my mind
Where sense is wanting, everything is wanting.
Drink Water, Put the Money in your Pocket, and leave the Dry-bellyach in the Punchbowl.
Work while it is called today, for you know not how much you will be...
When youre finished changing, youre finished.
If you would be loved, love, and be loveable.
If you would not be forgotton as soon as you are dead and rotten, Either...
Those have a short Lent, who owe money to be paid at Easter.
Clean your finger before you point at my spots.
Hide not your talents. They for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade?
The strictest law sometimes becomes the severest injustice.
Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time; for that's the stuff life is...
If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.
If you desire many things, many things will seem few.
Hear reason, or she'll make you feel her.