If you would have a faithful servant, and one that you like, serve yourself.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
Let honesty and industry be thy constant companions, and spend one penny less than thy...
Never take a wife till thou hast a house and a fire to put her...
Those things that hurt, instruct.
He that waits upon a fortune, is never sure of a dinner.
Each year one vicious habit discarded, in time might make the worst of us good.
It takes many good deeds to build a good reputation, and only one bad one...
He that's secure is not safe.
I think vital religion has always suffered when orthodoxy is more regarded than virtue. The...
Our whole life is but a greater and longer childhood
The eye of the master will do more work than both his hands.
Never confuse motion with action.
I hope... that mankind will at length, as they call themselves reasonable creatures, have reason...
Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that governs his...
When in doubt, don't.
How many observe Christ's birthday! How few his precepts! O! 'tis easier to keep holidays...
A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.
Don't judge men's wealth or godliness by their Sunday appearance.
There are three faithful friends, an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
How can sincerity be a condition of friendship? A taste for truth at any cost...
Great men are they who see that the spiritual is stronger than any material force,...
The body is at its best between the ages of thirty and thirty-five; the mind...