Benjamin Franklin Quotes
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The greatest monarch on the proudest throne is obliged to sit upon his own arse.
Resolve to perform what you ought. Perform without fail what you resolve.
Tim was so learned that he could name a horse in nine languages: so ignorant that he bought a cow to ride on.
They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
When you speak to a man, look on his eyes; when he speaks to you, look on his mouth.
A learned blockhead is a greater blockhead than an ignorant one.
Is there anything men take more pains about than to render themselves unhappy?
We must all hang together, or assuredly we shall all hang separately.
Search others for their virtues, thy self for thy vices.
There never was a good war or a bad peace.
Few people know what they mean when they say, "I love you." ... Well, what does the word love mean? It means total interest. I think the reason very few people really fall in love with anyone is they're not willing to pay the price. The price is you have to adjust yourself to them.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
Do not grow old, no matter how long you live. Never cease to stand like curious children before the Great Mystery into which we are born.
Never go to bed mad. Stay up and fight.
You have to live your life according to what comforts you, not what the rest of your family thinks you ought to be doing.