quote by Benjamin Franklin

Fear God, and your enemies will fear you.

— Benjamin Franklin

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Poor richard quote Better is a poor man who walks in his integrity than a rich man who is crooked i
Better is a poor man who walks in his integrity than a rich man who is crooked in his ways.

He that cannot obey, cannot command.

Be civil to all; serviceable to many; familiar with few; friend to one; enemy to none.

Poor richard quote Some people are so poor, all they have is money.Source    …
Some people are so poor, all they have is money.Source …
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The honey is sweet, but the Bee stings.

Sin is not hurtful because it is forbidden, but it is forbidden because it is hurtful.


The Honey is sweet, but the Bee has a Sting.

Poor richard quote Do not judge by appearances; A rich heart may be under a poor coat.
Do not judge by appearances; A rich heart may be under a poor coat.

Diligence overcomes difficulties; sloth makes them.

When you are good to others, you are best to yourself.

He that goes a borrowing goes a sorrowing.

Poor richard quote Some people are so poor, all they have is money
Some people are so poor, all they have is money
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He that drinks his Cyder alone, let him catch his Horse alone.


Men and Melons are hard to know.

The rotten apple spoils his companion.

Poor richard quote Rich people have big libraries, poor people have big TV's.
Rich people have big libraries, poor people have big TV's.

Poverty wants some things, Luxury many things, Avarice all things

Handle your tools without mittens.

God helps them that help themselves.

Poor richard quote No one has ever become poor by giving.
No one has ever become poor by giving.

He that scatters thorns, let him not go barefoot.

It is better to take many injuries than to give one.

To be proud of knowledge is to be blind with light.

Poor richard quote Beware the barrenness of a busy life.
Beware the barrenness of a busy life.

Being #‎ IGNORANT is not so much a SHAME, as being UNWILLING to LEARN to do things THE #‎ RIGHT WAY.

There never was a good knife made of bad steel.


If you have no Honey in your Pot, have some in your Mouth.

Poor richard quote They got money for the war, but can't feed the poor.
They got money for the war, but can't feed the poor.

A man in a passion, rides a mad horse.

If you, do what you should not, you must bear what you would not.

Women and wine, game and deceit, make the wealth small, and the want great

Poor richard quote A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business
A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business

The second vice is lying, the first is running in debt.


There will be sleeping enough in the grave.

Don't go to the doctor with every distemper, nor to the lawyer with every quarrel, nor to the pot for every thirst.

Poor richard quote My poor dad said, 'You need to know a lot about one speciality.' My rich dad sai
My poor dad said, 'You need to know a lot about one speciality.' My rich dad said, 'You need to learn a little about a lot of things.'

The thrifty maxim of the wary Dutch, Is to save all the Money they can touch

The cunning man steals a horse, the wise man lets him alone.

Creditors are a superstitious sect, great observers of set days and times.

Poor richard quote I dont care if you're black, white, short, tall, skinny, rich   or poor. If you
I dont care if you're black, white, short, tall, skinny, rich or poor. If you respect me I'll respect you
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The borrower is a slave to the lender and the debtor to the creditor.

Virtue and Happiness are Mother and Daughter.

The cat in gloves catches no mice.

Hear no ill of a friend, nor speak any of an enemy.

Who is strong? He that can conquer his bad habits.

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