If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
God grant that not only the love of liberty but a thorough knowledge of the...
Do good to your friends to keep them, to your enemies to win them.
Be civil to all; sociable to many; familiar with few.
Like a man travelling in foggy weather, those at some distance before him on the...
He that's secure is not safe.
Three things are men most likely to be cheated in, a horse, a wig, and...
If Jack's in love, he's no judge of Jill's beauty.
Little boats should keep near shore
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Where liberty dwells, there is my country.
Vice knows she's ugly, so puts on her maskVice knows she's ugly, so puts on...
Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.
Beware the hobby that eats.
It is much easier to suppress a first desire than to satisfy those that follow.
For age and want save while you may, No morning sun lasts a whole day.
The eye of the master will do more work than both his hands.
If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be the greatest...
You can bear your own faults, and why not a fault in your wife?
I guess I don't so much mind being old, as I mind being fat and...
Hide not your talents. They for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade?