Quotes from: Benjamin Franklin

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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

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There never was a good knife made of bad steel

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Vessels large may venture more, But little boats should keep near shore

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The doors of wisdom are never shut

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Make yourself sheep and the wolves will eat you

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The wise man draws more advantage from his enemies than the fool from his friends

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It is hard for an empty sack to stand upright

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Speak little, do much

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Nothing brings more pain than too much pleasure; nothing more bondage than too much liberty

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Work while it is called today for you know not how much you may be hindered tomorrow