Benjamin Franklin Quotes
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Here is my Creed. I believe in one God, creator of the Universe. That he governs it by his Providence. That he ought to be worshiped. That the most acceptable service we render him is doing good to his other children. That the soul of Man is immortal, and will be treated with justice in another life respecting its conduct in this.
There are no ugly loves nor handsome prisons.
He that riseth late must trot all day.
He that speaks ill of the mare will buy her.
He may well win the race that runs by himself.
Reading makes a full man, meditation a profound man, discourse a clear man.
Without justice, courage is weak.
If you desire many things, many things will seem but a few.
God heals, and the doctor takes the fees.
A benevolent man should allow a few faults in himself, to keep his friends in countenance.
There are times when even the greatest tactician in diplomatic cunning is outclassed in his own game. It is then that he discovers that all that he thought he had gained is but loss, and that what is left of national honor and dignity is but the shadow of an illustrious past that is gone forever, or of a potentially great future that will never come.
Things don't change. You change your way of looking, that's all.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life. It goes on.
Much happiness is overlooked because it doesn't cost anything.