In general, mankind, since the improvement of cookery, eats twice as much as nature requires.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be...
If you would know the value of money, go and try to borrow some.
Without justice, courage is weak.
At twenty years of age, the will reigns; at thirty, the wife; and at forty,...
Many have quarreled about religion that never practiced it
The doors of wisdom are never shut.
Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody.
Write injuries in dust, benefits in marble.
Gain may be temporary and uncertain; but ever while you live, expense is constant and...
Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise
Happiness consists more in the small conveniences of pleasures that occur every day, than in...
If you would not be forgotton as soon as you are dead and rotten, Either...
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
He that can compose himself, is wiser than he that composes books
Three can keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
Those things that hurt, instruct.
He is a fool who cannot be angry; but he is a wise man who...
Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new...
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
Write your injuries in dust, your benefits in marble.