Wars are not paid for in wartime, the bill comes later.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
You may delay, but time will not.
He that displays too often his wife and his wallet is in danger of having...
He that rises late must trot all day.
God helps those who help themselves.
He that lives upon hope will die fasting
He that composes himself is wiser than he that composes a book.
He that can have Patience, can have what he will
Gain may be temporary and uncertain; but ever while you live, expense is constant and...
A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be...
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
They that will not be counseled, cannot be helped. If you do not hear reason...
Drink does not drown care, but waters it, and makes it grow faster.
In general, mankind, since the improvement of cookery, eats twice as much as nature requires.
If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins
In rivers and bad governments, the lightest things swim at the top
Necessity never made a good bargain
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed.
Take time for all things: great haste makes great waste.
He that speaks much, is much mistaken.
It is only when the rich are sick that they fully feel the impotence of...