Never confuse motion with action.
Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)
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If you would not be forgotten, As soon as you are dead and rotten, Either write things worthy reading, Or do things worth the writing.
Source: Poor Richard’s Almanac
When the well is dry, we know the worth of water.
The proud hate pride - in others.
God heals and the doctor takes the fee.
Source: Poor Richard's Almanac
Having been poor is no shame, but being ashamed of it, is.
He does not possess wealth that allows it to possess him.
'Tis against some men's principle to pay interest, and seems against others' interest to pay the principle.
Source: Correct Quotes for DOS, WordStar International, 1991.
The first mistake in public business is the going into it.
Success has ruin'd many a man.
Source: Poor Richard’s Almanac, 1752
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