Those disputing, contradicting, and confuting people are generally unfortunate in their affairs. They get victory, sometimes, but they never get good will, which would be of more use to them.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
He that waits upon fortune, is never sure of a dinner.
Constant dropping wears away stones
Hope of gain lessens pain.
It takes many good deeds to build a good reputation, and only one bad one...
The King's cheese is half wasted in parings: But no matter, 'tis made of the...
Remember that credit is money
Deny Self for Self's sake
The Family of Fools is ancient
There never was a good war or a bad peace.
He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.
You may delay, but time will not.
How many observe Christ's birthday! How few, his precepts! O! 'tis easier to keep holidays...
Whatever is begun in anger ends in shame.
Like a man travelling in foggy weather, those at some distance before him on the...
Hear reason, or she'll make you feel her.
The sparks fly in his face.
There are three things extremely hard: steel, a diamond, and to know one's self.
He that rises late must trot all day.
Industry need not wish.