Our necessities never equal our wants.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
If you would be loved, love, and be loveable.
Revelation, indeed, as such had no influence on my mind
He that can compose himself, is wiser than he that composes books.
There are two ways of being happy: We must either diminish our wants or augment...
No gains without pains.
The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance.
A word to the wise is enough
Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that governs his...
Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more...
It is a grand mistake to think of being great without goodness and I pronounce...
Tell a miser he's rich, and a woman she's old, you'll get no money of...
Applause waits on success.
Buy what thou hast no need of and ere long thou shalt sell thy necessities.
You must not, when you have gained a victory, use any triumphing or insulting expression,...
For age and want save while you may, No morning sun lasts a whole day.
Read much, but not many books.
I guess I don't so much mind being old, as I mind being fat and...
Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today.
Write injuries in dust, benefits in marble.
He that rises late must trot all day.