Gain may be temporary and uncertain; but ever while you live, expense is constant and certain: and it is easier to build two chimneys than to keep one in fuel.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
He that rises late must trot all day.
He that waits upon a fortune, is never sure of a dinner.
Fear not death for the sooner we die, the longer we shall be immortal.
When you're finished changing, you're finished.
The eye of the master will do more work than both his hands.
Speak ill of no man, but speak all the good you know of everybody.
Words may show a man's wit but actions his meaning
The best time to make friends is before you need them. Ether Barrymore
The nearest I can make it out, Love your Enemies means, Hate your Friends
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
You must not, when you have gained a victory, use any triumphing or insulting expression,...
All who think cannot but see there is a sanction like that of religion which...
If Jack's in love, he's no judge of Jill's beauty.
Again, He that sells upon Credit, asks a Price for what he sells, equivalent to...
Money never made a man happy yet, nor will it. The more a man has,...
There never was a truly great man that was not at the same time truly...
He that's secure is not safe.
There was never a good war or a bad peace.
There is no peace among equals because equality doesn't exist in this universe. Either one...
In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row That mark our...
Everything, everything in war is barbaric... But the worst barbarity of war is that it...