A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on authors, belief, body, books, correction, food, lies, losing, and work
The body of Benjamin Franklin, printer, (Like the cover of an old book, Its contents worn out, And stript of its lettering and gilding) Lies here, food for worms! Yet the work itself shall not be lost, For it will, as he believed, appear once more In a new and more beautiful edition, Corrected and amended By its Author!
Source: Epitaph for himself, Christ Church Burial Grounds; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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