Quotes by Benjamin Franklin

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The doors of wisdom are never shut.
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In general, mankind, since the improvement of cookery, eats twice as much as nature requires.
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 diet  prosperity  

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Creditors have better memories than debtors.
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Watch the little things; a small leak will sink a great ship.
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If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins.
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 passion  self-control  

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Buy what thou hast no Need of and ere long thou shalt sell thy Necessaries.
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Without justice courage is weak.
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There are three things extremely hard: steel, a diamond, and to know one's self.
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For want of a Nail the Shoe was lost; for want of a Shoe the Horse was lost; and for want of a Horse the Rider was lost; being overtaken and slain by the Enemy, all for want of Care about a Horse-shoe Nail.
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Do not anticipate trouble or worry about what may never happen. Keep in the sunlight.
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