Benjamin Franklin Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Benjamin Franklin quotes, Benjamin Franklin sayings, and Benjamin Franklin proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

I look upon death to be as necessary to our constitution as sleep. We shall rise refreshed in the morning. Benjamin Franklin
An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest. Benjamin Franklin
Doing your best means never stop trying. Benjamin Franklin
Teach your child to hold his tongue; he'll learn fast enough to speak. Benjamin Franklin
Originality is the art of concealing your sources Benjamin Franklin
If passion drives you, let reason hold the reins. Benjamin Franklin
Trust thy self, and another shall not betray thee. Benjamin Franklin
Wine is constant proof that God loves us and loves to see us happy.  Benjamin Franklin
There are three faithful friends, an old wife, an old dog, and ready money Benjamin Franklin
He who can have patience can have what he will. Benjamin Franklin
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances. Benjamin Franklin
Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff that life is made of. Benjamin Franklin
When the well's dry, we know the worth of water. Benjamin Franklin
Instead of cursing the darkness, light a candle. Benjamin Franklin
He that drinks fast, pays slow. Benjamin Franklin
Well done is better than well said. Benjamin Franklin
Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing. Benjamin Franklin
Let each new year find you a better person. Benjamin Franklin
Love your Enemies, for they tell you your Faults. Benjamin Franklin
He that has done you a kindness will be more ready to do you another, than he whom you yourself have obliged. Benjamin Franklin
Those have a short Lent, who owe money to be paid at Easter. Benjamin Franklin
In wine there is wisdom, in beer there is Freedom, in water there is bacteria. Benjamin Franklin
He that drinks fast, pays slow. Benjamin Franklin
He that drinks fast, pays slow. Benjamin Franklin
Remember, beneath every cynic there lies a romantic, and probably an injured one. Benjamin Franklin
Energy and persistence conquer all things. Benjamin Franklin
Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards. Benjamin Franklin
You may delay, but time will not. Benjamin Franklin
To find out a girl's faults, praise her to her girl friends. Benjamin Franklin
A man is not completely born until he is dead. Benjamin Franklin