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.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
Before marriage, a girl has to make love to a man to hold him. After marriage, she has to hold him to make love to him.
Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
Never have a companion who casts you in the shade.