I wake up every morning at nine and grab for the morning paper. Then I look at the obituary page. If my name is not on it, I get up.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
If a man empties his purse into his head, no one can take it from...
Poverty, Poetry, and new Titles of Honor, make Men ridiculous
Revelation, indeed, as such had no influence on my mind
It takes many good deeds to build a good reputation, and only one bad one...
Sloth and Silence are a Fool's Virtues
The second vice is lying, the first is running in debt
Little strokes fell great oaks.
Don't judge men's wealth or godliness by their Sunday appearance.
Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.
He that waits upon fortune is never sure of a dinner.
Ere fancy you consult, consult your purse
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
Words may show a man's wit but actions his meaning
All who think cannot but see there is a sanction like that of religion which...
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, and half-shut afterwards.
The strictest law sometimes becomes the severest injustice.
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed
We may give advice but we cannot give conduct
Rebellion against your handicaps gets you nowhere. Self-pity gets you nowhere. One must have the...
To ask advice is in nine cases out of ten to tout for flattery.