Trouble springs from idleness, and grievous toil from needless ease.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
Idleness is the Dead Sea that swallows all virtues
Little strokes fell great oaks.
Three removes are as bad as a fire
He that raises a large family does, indeed, while he lives to observe them, stand...
Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you'll understand what little chance you...
A word to the wise is enough
Take Courage, Mortal; Death can't banish thee out of the Universe.
There are 3 faithful friends, an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.
Passion governs, and she never governs wisely.
A cheerful face is nearly as good for an invalid as healthy weather.
It is the eye of other people that ruin us. If I were blind I...
Distrust and caution are the parents of security.
Work while it is called today, for you know not how much you will be...
God heals, and the Doctor takes the Fees
Hear reason, or she'll make you feel her.
Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late
It is easier to prevent bad habits than to break them.
For having lived long, I have experienced many instances of being obliged, by better information...
If anything is certain, it is that change is certain. The world we are planning...
We always overestimate the change that will occur in the next two years and underestimate...
He (President Abraham Lincoln) has a face like a hoosier Michael Angelo, so awful ugly...