It is much easier to suppress a first desire than to satisfy those that follow.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Beware of little expenses. A small leak will sink a great ship.
Why does the blind man's wife paint herself
Eat to please thyself, but dress to please others.
If you would know the value of money, go and try to borrow some.
Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.
Many estates are spent in the getting, since women for tea forsake spinning and knitting,...
If you'd have it done, Go: if not, Send
Think how great a proportion of mankind, consists of weak and ignorant men and women,...
The best time to make friends is before you need them. Ether Barrymore
The best of all medicines is resting and fasting
You must not, when you have gained a victory, use any triumphing or insulting expression,...
Eat not to dullness; drink not to elevation.
A learned blockhead is a greater blockhead than an ignorant one.
Creditors have better memories than debtors.
A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.
No nation was ever ruined by trade.
How many observe Christ's birthday! How few, his precepts! O! 'tis easier to keep holidays...
Oh the comfort, the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to...
Very early, I knew that the only object in life was to grow.
May the peace and joy of Christmas live in your heart all year long.
The orgasm has replaced the cross as the focus of longing and fulfillment