Top 100 Interesting but Powerful Benjamin Franklin Quotes

Honesty is the best policy. Benjamin Franklin benjamin franklin quotes

Compilation of quotations and Benjamin Franklin quotes. American statesman, scientist, philosopher and publisher. Benjamin Franklin 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 [read more here].

Benjamin Franklin Quotes

Where liberty is, there is my country. Benjamin Franklin

Observe all men, thyself most. Benjamin Franklin

Hunger is the best pickle. Benjamin Franklin

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

Those that won’t be counseled can’t be helped. Benjamin Franklin

If you know how to spend less than you get, you have the philosopher’s stone. Benjamin Franklin

The strictest law sometimes becomes the severest injustice. Benjamin Franklin

Those who govern, having much business on their hands, do not generally like to take the trouble of considering and carrying into execution new projects. The best public measures are therefore seldom adopted from previous wisdom, but forced by the occasion. Benjamin Franklin

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

As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every idle silence. Benjamin Franklin

Who had deceived thee so often as thyself? Benjamin Franklin

He that’s secure is not safe. Benjamin Franklin

Those disputing, contradicting, and confuting people are generally unfortunate in their affairs. They get victory, sometimes, but they never get good will, which would be of more use to them. Benjamin Franklin

Most people return small favors, acknowledge medium ones and repay greater ones – with ingratitude. Benjamin Franklin

The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse. Benjamin Franklin

Write your injuries in dust, your benefits in marble. Benjamin Franklin

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

Click NEXT to go to Benjamin Franklin Quotes – Page 2