Content makes poor men rich; discontent makes rich men poor.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
Poverty wants some things, Luxury many things, Avarice all things
He that raises a large family does, indeed, while he lives to observe them, stand...
Love and lordship hate companions
When in doubt, don't.
There is no little enemy
God heals, and the Doctor takes the Fees
A good conscience is a continual Christmas.
Pollio, who values nothing that's within, Buys books as men hunt Beavers, -- for their...
Humility makes great men twice honorable
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
Pride breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy.
Drink does not drown care, but waters it, and makes it grow faster.
In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
Death takes no bribes.
It is the eye of other people that ruin us. If I were blind I...
The most exquisite folly is made of wisdom too fine spun
I look upon death to be as necessary to our constitution as sleep. We shall...
You can bear your own faults, and why not a fault in your wife?
It is the working man who is the happy man. It is the idle man...
Write your injuries in dust, your benefits in marble.