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Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Hide not your talents. They for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade?
Love and lordship hate companions
Those things that hurt, instruct.
Don't judge men's wealth or godliness by their Sunday appearance.
If a man empties his purse into his head, no one can take it from...
I wake up every morning at nine and grab for the morning paper. Then I...
What one relishes, nourishes
Necessity never made a good bargain.
God helps those who help themselves.
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards.
He that waits upon fortune, is never sure of a dinner.
Death takes no bribes.
Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him.
Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time; for that's the stuff life is...
He that can compose himself, is wiser than he that composes books.
Beauty and folly are old companions.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
When in doubt, don't.
Everything we enjoy in society is a direct result of the accumulated learning derived from...
To be nobody but yourself in a world that's doing its best to make you...