An undutiful daughter will prove an unmanageable wife.
Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)
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We must indeed all hang together, or, most assuredly, we shall all hang separately.
Source: Remark to John Hancock at the signing of Declaration of Independence, July 4, 1776
The use of money is all the advantage there is in having money.
Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain the lazy one never.
Source: Poor Richard's Almanack
Vessels large may venture more, But little boats should keep near shore.
Source: Maxims prefixed to Poor Richard's Almanac, 1757.
What maintains one vice would bring up two children.
Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of.
Source: Poor Richard's Almanac, June 1746.
In short, the way to wealth, if you desire it, is as plain as the way to market. It depends chiefly on two words, industry and frugality; that is, waste neither time nor money, but make the best use of both.
Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure.
Source: Correct Quotes for DOS, WordStar International, 1991.
Remember that time is money.
Source: Advice to Young Tradesmen., 1748. Writings.
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