I look upon death to be as necessary to our constitution as sleep. We shall rise refreshed in the morning.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
Click on the picture of
Benjamin Franklin quote
you want to see a larger version.
Benjamin Franklin Quotes
If you would be loved, love, and be loveable.
Time is money.
God works wonders now and then Behold a lawyer, an honest man.
Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of.
Half a truth is often a great lie.
Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants.
Where there's marriage without love, there will be love without marriage.
In the affairs of this world, men are saved not by faith, but by the want of it.
The doors of wisdom are never shut.
When men and woman die, as poets sung, his heart's the last part moves, her last, the tongue.
When freedom does not have a purpose, when it does not wish to know anything about the rule of law engraved in the hearts of men and women, when it does not listen to the voice of conscience, it turns against humanity and society.
There is no reality except the one contained within us. That is why so many people live such an unreal life. They take the images outside them for reality and never allow the world within to assert itself.
Faith is the highest passion in a human being. Many in every generation may not come that far, but none comes further.
If anybody ran a business like that they would be out of business quickly, and Barack Obama's leadership is driving this business, the United States of America, toward a fiscal cliff.
Another parent's different approach raises the possibility that you've made a mistake with your child. We simply can't tolerate that because we fear that any mistake, no matter how minor, could have devastating consequences. So we proclaim the superiority of our own choices. We've lost sight of the fact that people have preferences.
Natural ability without education has more often attained to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
In peace, sons bury their fathers. In war, fathers bury their sons.
One man cannot practice many arts with success.
Friendship often ends in love but love in friendship - never.
What a dog I got, his favorite bone is in my arm.