Never take a wife till thou hast a house (and a fire) to put her in.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
He that goes a borrowing goes a sorrowing.
What one relishes, nourishes
Revelation, indeed, as such had no influence on my mind
The great secret of succeeding in conversation is to admire little, to hear much; always...
Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out.
If you have time don't wait for time
Write your injuries in dust, your benefits in marble.
The world is full of fools and faint hearts; and yet everyone has courage enough...
Words may show a man's wit, but actions his meaning
Necessity never made a good bargain
Do good to your friends to keep them, to your enemies to win them.
A word to the wise is enough
The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it...
If you know how to spend less than you get, you have the philosopher's stone.
He that takes a wife, takes care
It takes many good deeds to build a good reputation, and only one bad one...
Death takes no bribes.
Eat and drink such an exact Quantity as the Constitution of thy Body allows of,...
And the meat offering thereof shall be two tenth deals of fine flour mingled with...
Rules to find out a fit Measure of Meat and Drink.