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Before you ask more questions, think about whether you really want to know the answers.

Ben Franklin


Circumstances rule men; men do not rule circumstances.

Franklin Ben


Progress might have been all right once, but it's gone on too long.

Franklin Ben


Work is of two kinds: first, altering the position of matter at or near the earth's surface relative to other matter; second, telling other people to do so.

Franklin Ben


There's no such thing as an original sin.

Franklin Benjamin


A beginning is the time for taking the most delicate care that balances are correct.

Franklin Benjamin


If I were a grave-digger or even a hangman, there are some people I could work for with a great deal of enjoyment.

Franklin Benjamin


The major sin is the sin of being born.

Franklin Benjamin


He who fears the unknown may one day flee from his own backside.

Franklin Benjamin


Only that in you which is me can hear what I'm saying.

Franklin Benjamin


She applies her lipstick in spite of its contents: "greasy rouge, containing crushed and dried insect corpses for coloring, beeswax for stiffness, and olive oil to help it flow - the latter having the unfortunate tendency to go rancid several hours a

Franklin Benjamin


Three o'clock in the afternoon is always just a little too late or a little too early for anything you want to do.

Franklin Benjamin


It is not doing the thing we like to do, but liking the thing we have to do, that makes life blessed.

Franklin Benjamin


Never appeal to a man's "better nature." He may not have one. Invoking his self-interest gives you more leverage.

Franklin Benjamin





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