Many a man thinks he is buying pleasure, when he is really selling himself to it.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
When men and woman die, as poets sung, his heart's the last part moves, her...
The best of all medicines is resting and fasting
Read much, but not many books.
The best thing to give to your enemy is forgiveness; to an opponent, tolerance; to...
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
Wealth is not his that has it, but his that enjoys it.
Experience is a dear teacher, and only fools will learn from no other.
Write injuries in dust, benefits in marble.
Write your injuries in dust, your benefits in marble.
The King's cheese is half wasted in parings: But no matter, 'tis made of the...
Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in...
Gain may be temporary and uncertain; but ever while you live, expense is constant and...
You can bear your own faults, and why not a fault in your wife?
A good conscience is a continual Christmas.
Nine men in ten are would be suicides.
She laughs at everything you say. Why? Because she has fine teeth.
Take time for all things: great haste makes great waste.
It is the working man who is the happy man. It is the idle man...
Experience is a dear teacher, but fools will learn at no other.