Benjamin Franklin Quotes
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To bear other people's afflictions, every one has courage and enough to spare.
All would live long, but none would be old.
At 20 years of age the will reigns, at 30 the wit, at 40 the judgment.
Be civil to all; sociable to many; familiar with few; friend to one; enemy to none.
A good conscience is a continual Christmas.
He that's content hath enough.
But it is the will of God and nature, that these mortal bodies be laid aside, when the soul is to enter into real life ... A man is not completely born until he be dead.
Life is rather a state of embryo,-a preparation for life. A man is not completely born until he has passed through death.
Getting into debt, is getting into a tanglesome net.
Well done is better than well said.
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.
I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens.
Things don't change. You change your way of looking, that's all.
Happiness always looks small while you hold it in your hands, but let it go, and you learn at once how big and precious it is.
There are times when sorrow seems the only truth.