Hide not your talents. They for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade?
Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)
Contributed by: Zaady
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
The doors of wisdom are never shut.
Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that governs his passions.
The cat in gloves catches no mice.
Source: Poor Richard’s Almanac, 1754
Happiness consists more in small conveniences of pleasures that occur every day, than in great pieces of good fortune that happen but seldom to a man in the course of his life.
Haste makes waste.
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