Industry need not wish.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
Despair ruins some, presumption many
How many observe Christ's birthday! How few, his precepts! O! 'tis easier to keep holidays...
He'll cheat without scruple, who can without fear
Poverty often deprives a man of all spirit and virtue; it is hard for an...
Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.
Leisure is time for doing something useful; this leisure the diligent man will obtain, but...
Tricks and treachery are the practice of fools, that don't have brains enough to be...
Promises may fit the friends, but non-performance will turn them into enemies.
Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more...
Never take a wife till thou hast a house (and a fire) to put her...
Again, He that sells upon Credit, asks a Price for what he sells, equivalent to...
Be civil to all; sociable to many; familiar with few.
If Jack's in love, he's no judge of Jill's beauty.
Poverty, Poetry, and new Titles of Honor, make Men ridiculous
A virtuous heretic shall be saved before a wicked Christian
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, and half-shut afterwards.
Where liberty is, there is my country
Where there's marriage without love, there will be love without marriage.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
A learned blockhead is a greater blockhead than an ignorant one.