Posts Tagged ‘Benjamin Franklin’

“If a man could have half his wishes, he would double his troubles.” -Benjamin Franklin

Master Work

Posted: January 14, 2020 in Thought for the Day
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“The eye of a master will do more work than both his hands.” -Benjamin Franklin

Say or Do?

Posted: June 19, 2019 in Thought for the Day
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“Well done is better than well said.” -Benjamin Franklin

“The eyes of other people are the eyes that ruin us.  If all but myself were blind, I should want neither fine clothes, fine houses, nor fine furniture.” -Benjamin Franklin

“Industry, perseverance, and frugality make fortune yield.” -Benjamin Franklin

Expensive Leak

Posted: September 20, 2013 in Money Matters
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“Beware of little expenses; a small leak will sink a great ship.” –Benjamin Franklin

Buy or Sell?

Posted: March 28, 2013 in Debt
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“Buy what thou hast no Need of and ere long thou shalt sell thy Necessaries.”  ~Benjamin Franklin

Dinner, or Debt

Posted: January 5, 2013 in Debt
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“Rather go to bed without dinner than to rise in debt.” —Benjamin Franklin

Value of Money

Posted: December 11, 2012 in Money Matters
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“If you would know the value of money, go and try to borrow some.” –Benjamin Franklin