There are three things extremely hard: steel, a diamond, and to know one's self.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
Each year one vicious habit discarded, in time might make the worst of us good.
Content makes poor men rich; discontent makes rich men poor.
Be always at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let each...
A great empire, like a great cake, is most easily diminished at the edges.
Tomorrow, every Fault is to be amended; but that Tomorrow never comes.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Friends and neighbors, the taxes are indeed very heavy, and if those laid on by...
Experience is a dear teacher, but fools will learn at no other.
Lend money to an enemy, and thou will gain him, to a friend and thou...
There have been as great Souls unknown to fame as any of the most famous.
Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in...
Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature...
Genius without education is like silver in the mine.
And whether you're an honest man, or whether you're a thief, depends on whose solicitor...
Rebellion against tyrants is obedience to God.
Remember that credit is money
When in doubt, don't.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
All you touch and all you see is all your life will ever be.
This is the true joy in life, the being used for a purpose recognized by...
Custom is the principle magistrate of man's life