Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin (January 17, 1706 – April 17, 1790) was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. Franklin was a renowned polymath and a leading author, printer, political theorist, politician, freemason, postmaster, scientist, inventor, civic activist, statesman, and diplomat. As a scientist, he was a major figure in the American Enlightenment and the history of physics for his discoveries and theories regarding electricity. As an inventor, he is known for the lightning rod, bifocals, and the Franklin stove, among other inventions.

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Well done is better than well said.

Motivation is when your dreams put on work clothes.

Life's Tragedy is that we get old to soon and wise too late.

By failing to prepare you are preparing to fail.

If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.

God helps those who help themselves.

Who is wise? He that learns from everyone.

An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.

Three can keep a secret, if two of them are dead.

Half a truth is often a great lie.

If you would be loved love and be loveable.

Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out.

You may delay but time will not.

A brother may not be a friend, but a friend will always be a brother.   

Diligence is the mother of good luck.

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

Time is money.

Some people die at 25 and aren't buried until 75.

Lost time is never found again.

In this world nothing can be said to be certain except death and taxes.

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