There never was a truly great man that was not at the same time truly virtuous.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
It is much easier to suppress a first desire than to satisfy those that follow.
I think vital religion has always suffered when orthodoxy is more regarded than virtue. The...
A virtuous heretic shall be saved before a wicked Christian
Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more...
An Egg to day is better than a Hen to-morrow
Kill no more pigeons than you can eat.
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, and half-shut afterwards.
If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be the greatest...
Proclaim not all thou knowest
He that would live in peace and at ease must not speak all he knows...
Sell not virtue to purchase wealth, nor liberty to purchase power.
Many have quarreled about religion that never practiced it
Where there's marriage without love, there will be love without marriage
They that will not be counseled, cannot be helped. If you do not hear reason...
Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.
Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time; for that's the stuff life is...
The human brain is like a railroad freight car -- guaranteed to have a certain...
Do good to your friends to keep them, to your enemies to win them.
Who is the bravest hero? He who turns his enemy into a friend
If you are far from the enemy, make him believe you are near.
Do not trouble yourself much to get new things, whether clothes or friends... Sell your...