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Biography - Benjamin Franklin:

Born: 1706 - Died: 1790
Period:
18th century
Place of birth: United States
United States

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




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Quotes for: courage


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Quotes about courage:


Have courage to use your own reason!





The strangest, most generous, and proudest of all virtues is true courage.





I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.





Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.





There is no happiness without courage, nor virtue without struggle.





The courage of Truth, the belief in the power of the spirit, is the first condition of philosophical study.











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Benjamin Franklin also said...


They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety.





There was never a good war, or a bad peace.





Love your Enemies, for they tell you your faults.





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





The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance.





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












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