Necessity never made a good bargain.
Quote by Benjamin Franklin
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Benjamin Franklin Quotes
Human felicity is produced not as much by great pieces of good fortune that seldom happen as by little advantages that occur every day.
At twenty years of age the will reigns at thirty, the wit and at forty, the judgment.
There is no kind of dishonesty into which otherwise good people more easily and frequently fall than that of defrauding the government.
Wine is constant proof that God loves us and loves to see us happy.
Honesty is the best policy.
Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain the lazy one never.
Half a truth is often a great lie.
There never was a truly great man that was not at the same time truly virtuous.
Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of.
Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out.
In the United States there is more space where nobody is than where anybody is. This is what makes American what it is.
It is most unwise for people in love to marry.
I have plenty of money, unlike other Hollywood celebrities or athletes that have not invested well.
It is an unfortunate fact that we can secure peace only by preparing for war.
I'm less worried about accomplishment - as younger people always can't help but be - and more concerned with spending my time well, spending time with my family, and reading, learning things.
What the New Yorker calls home would seem like a couple of closets to most Americans, yet he manages not only to live there but also to grow trees and cockroaches right on the premises.
Nonviolence is the first article of my faith. It is also the last article of my creed.
Old age is not a disease- it is strength and survivorship, triumph over all kinds of vicissitudes and disappointments, trials and illnesses.
I always say the minute I stop making mistakes is the minute I stop learning and I've definitely learned a lot.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.