Benjamin Franklin Quotes

1706 - 1790
Be inspired by the words of wisdom in our collection of Benjamin Franklin quotes. He had 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.


"Some people die at twenty-five and aren't buried until they are seventy-five."
Benjamin Franklin
Age   |   Funny Quotes about Life   |


"If a man empties his purse into his head, no one can take it from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest."
Benjamin Franklin
Knowledge   |   Funny Quotes   |


"Well done, is better than well said."
Benjamin Franklin
Accomplishment   |   Words of Encouragement   |


"We must all hang together, or assuredly, we shall all hang separately."
Benjamin Franklin
Teamwork   |   Motivation   |


"He that lives upon hope will die fasting."
Benjamin Franklin
Hope   |   Death   |


"Beware of little expenses. A small leak will sink a great ship."
Benjamin Franklin
Great   |   Focus   |


"You may delay, but time will not."
Benjamin Franklin
Time   |   Procrastination   |


"Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today."
Benjamin Franklin
Choices   |   Take Action Don't Procrastinate   |


"The doors of wisdom are never shut."
Benjamin Franklin
Wisdom   |   Chinese Proverb   |


"Be civil to all; sociable to many; familiar with few; friend to one; enemy to none."
Benjamin Franklin
Kindness   |   Friend   |


"Whatever is begun in anger, ends in shame."
Benjamin Franklin
Anger   |   Anger Is A Wasted Emotion   |

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