Home > Authors > F >

Benjamin Franklin

1706-1790. American statesman, scientist, philosopher and publisher.

Books by Benjamin Franklin

Happiness consists more in small conveniences of pleasures that occur every day, than in great pieces of good fortune that happen but seldom to a man in the course of his life.

More quotes on Happiness

Eat to please thyself, but dress to please others.

More quotes on Fashion

Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants.

More quotes on Money

One good husband is worth two good wives, for the scarcer things are, the more they are valued.

More quotes on Marriage

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

More quotes on Contentment

Drive your business, let not you're business drive you.

More quotes on Business

He who falls in love with himself will have no rivals.

More quotes on Self-love

Three can keep a secret if two are dead.

More quotes on Secrets

He that can take rest is greater than he that can take cities.

More quotes on Rest

Do not anticipate trouble, or worry about what may never happen. Keep in the sunlight.

More quotes on Anxiety

Advertisment

Advertisment