Benjamin Franklin Quotes




One today is worth two tomorrows.Benjamin Franklin

An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.Benjamin Franklin

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.Benjamin Franklin

Well done is better than well said.Benjamin Franklin

Life’s tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.Benjamin Franklin




Honesty is the best policy.Benjamin Franklin

Buy what thou hast no need of and ere long thou shalt sell thy necessities.Benjamin Franklin

God helps those who help themselves.Benjamin Franklin

At twenty years of age the will reigns; at thirty, the wit; and at forty, the judgment.Benjamin Franklin

Who is wise? He that learns from everyone. Who is powerful? He that governs his passions. Who is rich? He that is content. Who is that? Nobody.Benjamin Franklin




The use of money is all the advantage there is in having it.Benjamin Franklin

Half a truth is often a great lie.Benjamin Franklin

Rather go to bed with out dinner than to rise in debt.Benjamin Franklin

If you desire many things, many things will seem few.Benjamin Franklin

Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure.Benjamin Franklin

He that’s secure is not safe.Benjamin Franklin

Necessity never made a good bargain.Benjamin Franklin

He that sows thorns should never go barefoot.Benjamin Franklin

Wine is constant proof that God loves us and loves to see us happy.Benjamin Franklin

Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.Benjamin Franklin

We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.Benjamin Franklin

Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.Benjamin Franklin

Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.Benjamin Franklin

By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.Benjamin Franklin

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