Trouble springs from idleness, and grievous toil from needless ease.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
The art of acting consists in keeping people from coughing.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Pride breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy.
I wake up every morning at nine and grab for the morning paper. Then I...
To err is human, to repent divine, to persist devilish
Tell a miser he's rich, and a woman she's old, you'll get no money of...
Each year one vicious habit rooted out, in time might make the worst man good...
Sin is not hurtful because it is forbidden, but it is forbidden because it is...
Force shites upon Reason's Back.
In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
Experience is a dear teacher, but fools will learn at no other.
Humility makes great men twice honorable
Guests, like fish, begin to smell after three days.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.
I didn't fail the test, I just found 100 ways to do it wrong.
It is a grand mistake to think of being great without goodness and I pronounce...
He that waits upon fortune, is never sure of a dinner.
He that would live in peace and at ease must not speak all he knows...