Benjamin Franklin

1706 - 1790

A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on fatigue

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Fatigue is the best pillow.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

Source: Maxims prefixed to Poor Richard's Almanac, 1757.

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on faults and praise

To find out a girl's faults, praise her to her girlfriends.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on confession, errors, and faults

None but the well-bred man knows how to confess a fault, or acknowledge himself in an error.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

Source: Poor Richard’s Almanac, 1738

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin

Ere you consult your fancy, consult your purse.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on reason and words

Here comes the orator with his flood of words and his drop of reason.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin

A place for everything, everything in its place.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on good and sermons

A good example is the best sermon.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin

Nothing preaches better than the act.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on good

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He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on experience, learning, and schools

Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

Source: Maxims prefixed to Poor Richard's Almanac, 1757.

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