Fatigue is the best pillow.
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Benjamin Franklin Quotes
For having lived long, I have experienced many instances of being obliged, by better information or fuller consideration, to change opinions, even on important subjects, which I once thought right but found to be otherwise.
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
Genius without education is like silver in the mine.
To Follow by faith alone is to follow blindly.
It is a grand mistake to think of being great without goodness and I pronounce it as certain that there was never a truly great man that was not at the same time truly virtuous.
Human felicity is produced not as much by great pieces of good fortune that seldom happen as by little advantages that occur every day.
Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one.
We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.
Beware of little expenses. A small leak will sink a great ship.
There is no kind of dishonesty into which otherwise good people more easily and frequently fall than that of defrauding the government.
Democracy is a form of government that substitutes election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few.
Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it.
At the end of the day, we must go forward with hope and not backward by fear and division.
I believe my woman shouldn't work outside the home.
But while they prate of economic laws, men and women are starving. We must lay hold of the fact that economic laws are not made by nature. They are made by human beings.
What's right about America is that although we have a mess of problems, we have great capacity - intellect and resources - to do some thing about them.
Music is the movement of sound to reach the soul for the education of its virtue.
I've noticed a lot of younger artists have less fear of doing different sorts of things, whether it's various types of music, or gallery artists moving between video and sculpture and drawing.
The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money.
We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men and among those fibers, as sympathetic threads, our actions run as causes, and they come back to us as effects.