Great Benjamin Franklin Quotes

Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of.


If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.


You may delay, but time will not.


It is easier to prevent bad habits than to break them.


Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbours, and let every new year find you a better man.


The way to wealth is as plain as the way to market. It depends chiefly on two words, industry and frugality: that is, waste neither time nor money, but make the best use of both. Without industry and frugality nothing will do, and with them everything.


Take time for all things: great haste makes great waste.


You may delay, but time will not.


Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of.


Lost time is never found again.


Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today.


A friend in need is a friend indeed!


Tis a great confidence in a friend to tell him your faults; greater to tell him his.


Remember this Saying, ‘That the good Paymaster is Lord of another Man’s Purse.’ He that is known to pay punctually and exactly to the Time he promises, may at any Time, and on any Occasion, raise all the Money his Friends can spare.


Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.


There are three faithful friends – an old wife, an old dog, and ready money.


Do good to your friends to keep them, to your enemies to win them.


Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.


Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.


Many people die at twenty five and aren’t buried until they are seventy five.