If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be the greatest prodigality.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
In the affairs of this world, men are saved not by faith, but by the...
Energy and persistence conquer all things.
It is remarkable that soldiers by profession, men truly and unquestionably brave, seldom advise war...
Eat not to dullness; drink not to elevation.
Be civil to all; sociable to many; familiar with few.
There are 3 faithful friends, an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
How few there are who have courage enough to own their faults, or resolution enough...
Experience is a dear teacher, and only fools will learn from no other.
If a man empties his purse into his head, no one can take it from...
Search others for their virtues, thy self for thy vices
ords may show a mans wit but actions his meaning
You must not, when you have gained a victory, use any triumphing or insulting expression,...
God grant that not only the love of liberty but a thorough knowledge of the...
The best thing to give to your enemy is forgiveness; to an opponent, tolerance; to...
Sin is not hurtful because it is forbidden, but it is forbidden because it is...
Hunger is the best pickle.
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards.
Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late
A graceful and honorable old age is the childhood of immortality.
Age merely shows what children we remain.
The first half of life is spent in longing for the second - the second...
I've got a peculiar weakness for criminals and artists-neither takes life as it is. Any...