He that would live in peace and at ease must not speak all he knows or all he sees.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
Even peace may be purchased at too high a price.
Necessity never made a good bargain
For having lived long, I have experienced many instances of being obliged, by better information...
Pride is as loud a beggar as want, and a great deal more saucy
The Family of Fools is ancient
It is easier to prevent bad habits than to break them.
Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you'll understand what little chance you...
Hide not your talents. They for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade?
If you wou'd be reveng'd of your enemy, govern your self
To the generous mind the heaviest debt is that of gratitude, when it is not...
Again, He that sells upon Credit, asks a Price for what he sells, equivalent to...
Want of care does us more damage than want of knowledge
No gains without pains.
It's easy to see, hard to foresee.
Keep flax from fire, youth from gaming
At 20 years of age the will reigns; at 30 the wit; at 40 the...
If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins
Those who govern, having much business on their hands, do not generally like to take...
He who falls in love with himself will have no rivals.
To succeed, jump as quickly at opportunities as you do at conclusions.