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Quote by Benjamin Franklin
I think vital religion has always suffered when orthodoxy is more regarded than virtue. The...
He that waits upon a fortune, is never sure of a dinner.
The world is full of fools and faint hearts; and yet everyone has courage enough...
For having lived long, I have experienced many instances of being obliged, by better information...
Many estates are spent in the getting, since women for tea forsake spinning and knitting,...
If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.
Lost time is never found again.
Love and lordship hate companions
Applause waits on success.
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
Humility makes great men twice honorable
Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.
Those have a short Lent, who owe money to be paid at Easter.
Originality is the art of concealing your sources
If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins
Hunger is the best pickle.
Money never made a man happy yet, nor will it. The more a man has,...
If a man empties his purse into his head, no one can take it from...
As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every idle...
Savages we call them because their manners differ from ours.