If you would not be forgotten as soon as you are dead, either write something worth reading or do things worth writing.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Kill no more pigeons than you can eat.
For having lived long, I have experienced many instances of being obliged, by better information...
Be civil to all; sociable to many; familiar with few.
Necessity never made a good bargain
Many foxes grow gray but few grow good.
Who is rich? He that rejoices in his portion.
Where liberty is, there is my country.
Observe all men; thy self most.
Pride breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy.
Fear not death for the sooner we die, the longer we shall be immortal.
Little strokes fell great oaks.
Nine men in ten are would be suicides.
We may give advice but we cannot give conduct.
Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.
It takes many good deeds to build a good reputation, and only one bad one...
Lost time is never found again.
Those that won't be counseled can't be helped.
Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad...
Hear reason, or she'll make you feel her.