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
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.
He's the best physician that knows the worthlessness of the most medicines.
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