Benjamin Franklin QuotesBe inspired by the wisdom of Benjamin Franklin quotes. Born in 1706 he had a diversified career. He was a printer by trade, but is also famous for his work as a scientist, an inventor, a statesman, a philosopher, a musician, and an economist. One of his greatest accomplishments is his role in seperating the American colonies from Great Britian. Some of his other accomplishments include inventing the Franklin stove, the lightning rod, and bifocal spectacles. Franklin died in 1790. This collection of quotations was put together by Catherine Pulsifer.
“Some people die at twenty-five and
aren't buried until they are seventy-five.”
"If a man empties his purse into his head, no one can take it from him.
"Well done, is better than
"We must all hang together, or assuredly,
"He that lives upon hope will die fasting."
"Beware of little expenses.
"You may delay, but time will not."
"The doors of wisdom are never shut."
"Be civil to all; sociable to many; familiar with few;
"Whatever is begun in anger, ends in shame."
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