50 Popular Benjamin Franklin Quotes, Sayings & Quotations

50 Popular Benjamin Franklin Quotes, Sayings & Quotations

Explore and Share Popular Benjamin Franklin Quotes, Sayings, Quotations, Slogans etc. Enjoy These Benjamin Franklin Quotes By Sharing With Your Friends, Relatives and Love One’s On Facebook, Whatsapp, Twitter, Gmail, etc. Benjamin Franklin was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. Franklin was a renowned polymath and a leading author, printer, political theorist, politician, freemason, postmaster, scientist.

Amazing Benjamin Franklin Quotes

“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.”

“And whether you’re an honest man, or whether you’re a thief, depends on whose solicitor has given me my brief.”

“Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one.”




“Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain and most fools do.”

“Applause waits on success.”

“As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every idle silence.

“At twenty years of age the will reigns; at thirty, the wit; and at forty, the judgment.”

“Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.”

“Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.”

“Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.”

“Beware of little expenses. A small leak will sink a great ship.”

“Beware the hobby that eats.”

“Buy what thou hast no need of and ere long thou shalt sell thy necessities.”

“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.”

“Content makes poor men rich; discontent makes rich men poor.”

“Creditors have better memories than debtors.”

“Diligence is the mother of good luck.”

Awesome Benjamin Franklin Quotes

“Distrust and caution are the parents of security.”

“Do good to your friends to keep them, to your enemies to win them.”

“Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out.”

“Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain the lazy one never.”

“Savages we call them because their manners differ from ours.”




“The eye of the master will do more work than both his hands.”

“Where there’s marriage without love, there will be love without marriage.”

“Beauty and folly are old companions.”

“A countryman between two lawyers is like a fish between two cats.”

“A good conscience is a continual Christmas.”

“A great empire, like a great cake, is most easily diminished at the edges.”

“A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.”

“A learned blockhead is a greater blockhead than an ignorant one.”

“A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.”

“A place for everything, everything in its place.”

“Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.”

“Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.”

“All mankind is divided into three classes: those that are immovable, those that are movable, and those that move.”

Mind Blowing Benjamin Franklin Quotes

“All wars are follies, very expensive and very mischievous ones.”

“All who think cannot but see there is a sanction like that of religion which binds us in partnership in the serious work of the world.”

“Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of.”

“I saw few die of hunger; of eating, a hundred thousand.”

“A small leak can sink a great ship.”

“If you would be loved, love, and be loveable.”

“Well done is better than well said.”

“We must, indeed, all hang together or, most assuredly, we shall all hang separately.”

“How few there are who have courage enough to own their faults, or resolution enough to mend them.”

“A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be sleeping enough in the grave.”

“A penny saved is a penny earned.”

“Each year one vicious habit discarded, in time might make the worst of us good.”

“Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.”

“Hunger is the best pickle.”

“Eat to please thyself, but dress to please others.”




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