A small leak can sink a great ship.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
Happy's the Wooing, that's not long a doing
The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance.
Never take a wife till thou hast a house (and a fire) to put her...
A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be...
Many estates are spent in the getting, since women for tea forsake spinning and knitting,...
Those who govern, having much business on their hands, do not generally like to take...
Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody.
He that drinks fast pays slow
To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.
Than that of defrauding the government.
A learned blockhead is a greater blockhead than an ignorant one.
To the generous mind the heaviest debt is that of gratitude, when it is not...
Wealth is not his that has it, but his that enjoys it.
He that can compose himself, is wiser than he that composes books
Creditors have better memories than debtors; creditors are a superstitious sect, great observers of set...
Ill Customs & bad Advice are seldom forgotten.
The art of acting consists in keeping people from coughing.
Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain...
He that lives upon hope will die fasting.
He that won't be counseled can't be helped.