Ill customs and bad advice are seldom forgotten.
Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)
Contributed by: Zaady
Each year, one vicious habit rooted out, in time ought to make the worst man good.
When befriended, remember it: When you befriend, forget it.
He that goes a borrowing goes a sorrowing.
Source: Maxims prefixed to Poor Richard's Almanac, 1757.
Here Skugg lies snug As a bug in a rug.
Source: Letter to Miss Georgiana Shipley, September, 1772.
Be in general virtuous, and you will be happy.
Source: On Early Marriages, Writings
Drive thy business or it will drive thee.
Whate'er's begun in anger ends in shame.
Applause waits on success.
Genius is nothing but a greater aptitude for patience.
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