Benjamin Franklin

1706 - 1790

A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on wealth

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Wealth is not his that has it, but his that enjoys it.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin

Well done is better than well said.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin

Well done, is twice done.

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.

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on diligence, laziness, leisure, and time

Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain the lazy one never.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

Source: Poor Richard's Almanack

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin

Vessels large may venture more, But little boats should keep near shore.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

Source: Maxims prefixed to Poor Richard's Almanac, 1757.

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on children and vices

What maintains one vice would bring up two children.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on belief, habits, and virtue

I believe long habits of virtue have a sensible effect on the countenance.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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A Quote by Benjamin Franklin on errors and learning

Sometime we may learn more from a man's errors than from his virtues.

Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)

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