Human felicity is produced not as much by great pieces of good fortune that seldom happen as by little advantages that occur every day.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
In rivers and bad governments, the lightest things swim at the top
A word to the wise is enough
The strictest law sometimes becomes the severest injustice.
Rebellion against tyrants is obedience to God.
Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature...
He that rises late must trot all day.
No man ever was glorious, who was not laborious.
It is the working man who is the happy man. It is the idle man...
Energy and persistence conquer all things.
Little boats should keep near shore
She laughs at everything you say. Why? Because she has fine teeth.
He that can compose himself, is wiser than he that composes books.
Money never made a man happy yet, nor will it. The more a man has,...
My rule, in which I have always found satisfaction, is, never to turn aside in...
There was never a good war, or a bad peace.
There are three great friends: an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
Experience is the best teacher, but a fool will learn from no other.
Excess in all other Things whatever, as well as in Meat and Drink, is also...
If you don't drink, smoke, or drive a car, you're a tax evader.
I am for those who believe in loose delights, I share the midnight orgies of...