Benjamin Franklin

1706 - 1790

A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on vices

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Search others for virtues, thyself for thy vices.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin

Fish and visitors smell in three days.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

Source: Draper's Book of Quotations . . . by Edythe Draper, 1992.

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on fortune

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He that waits upon fortune, is never sure of a dinner.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

Source: Poor Richard’s Almanac, Sept. 1758.

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on worth

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One today is worth two tomorrows.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on nations and trade

No nation was ever ruined by trade.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on certainty, sincerity, and truth

Truth and sincerity have a certain distinguishing native lustre about them which cannot be perfectly counterfeited; they are like fire and flame, that cannot be painted.

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on dogs

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Don't think to hunt two hares with one dog.

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on daughters and wives

An undutiful daughter will prove an unmanageable wife.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin

We must indeed all hang together, or, most assuredly, we shall all hang separately.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

Source: Remark to John Hancock at the signing of Declaration of Independence, July 4, 1776

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on money

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The use of money is all the advantage there is in having money.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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