If all printers were determined not to print anything till they were sure it would offend nobody, there would be very little printed.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
The second vice is lying, the first is running in debt
Poverty wants some things, Luxury many things, Avarice all things
Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that governs his...
And whether you're an honest man, or whether you're a thief, depends on whose solicitor...
A great empire, like a great cake, is most easily diminished at the edges.
Never confuse motion with action.
Like a man travelling in foggy weather, those at some distance before him on the...
Better slip with foot than tongue
Revelation, indeed, as such had no influence on my mind
He that falls in love with himself will have no rivals.
There is no kind of dishonesty into which otherwise good people more easily and frequently...
In rivers and bad governments, the lightest things swim at the top
The sleeping fox catches no poultry.
Who had deceived thee so often as thyself?
He that's secure is not safe.
The worst wheel of the cart makes the most noise.
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today.
Diligence is the mother of good luck.