Benjamin Franklin Quotes.
I should have no objection to go over the same life from its beginning to the end: requesting only the advantage authors have, of correcting in a second edition the faults of the first.
The only thing that is more expensive than education is ignorance.
You may delay, but time will not.
He that raises a large family does, indeed, while he lives to observe them, stand a broader mark for sorrow; but then he stands a broader mark for pleasure too.
He that sows thorns should never go barefoot.
My elder brothers were all put apprentices to different trades. I was put to the grammar-school at eight years of age, my father intending to devote me, as the tithe of his sons, to the service of the Church.
Whoever would overthrow the liberty of a nation must begin by subduing the freeness of speech.
Rebellion against tyrants is obedience to God.
There cannot be a stronger natural right than that of a man’s making the best profit he can of the natural produce of his lands.
Beware the hobby that eats.
The U. S. Constitution doesn’t guarantee happiness, only the pursuit of it. You have to catch up with it yourself.
A false friend and a shadow attend only while the sun shines.
A penny saved is a penny earned.
A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be sleeping enough in the grave.