Nine men in ten are would be suicides.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
There are three great friends: an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
The sleeping fox catches no poultry.
Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature...
He is a fool who cannot be angry; but he is a wise man who...
In general, mankind, since the improvement of cookery, eats twice as much as nature requires.
Take time for all things: great haste makes great waste.
For having lived long, I have experienced many instances of being obliged, by better information...
Where sense is wanting, everything is wanting.
In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and parliaments
The use of money is all the advantage there is in having it.
Want of care does us more damage than want of knowledge
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
A learned blockhead is a greater blockhead than an ignorant one.
Hear reason, or she'll make you feel her.
God helps those who help themselves.
Ere fancy you consult, consult your purse
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, and half-shut afterwards.
It was God who made me so beautiful. If I weren't, then I'd be a...
I like marriage. The idea.
The people who marry make a good marriage not marriage in itself.