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Benjamin Franklin

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Biography - Benjamin Franklin:

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

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




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The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.”
Michel de Montaigne
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Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.”
Epicurus
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Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another.”
Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis - Satires
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The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.”
Isaac Asimov
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Silence is often the truest wisdom.”
Pindar
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Human wisdom consists in a knowledge of the order in which it is profitable to know things;”
Leo Tolstoy
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They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety.”
Benjamin Franklin
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There was never a good war, or a bad peace.”
Benjamin Franklin
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Love your Enemies, for they tell you your faults.”
Benjamin Franklin
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At twenty years of age the will reigns; at thirty, the wit; and at forty, the judgment.”
Benjamin Franklin
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Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of.”
Benjamin Franklin
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The way to see by Faith is to shut the Eye of Reason.”
Benjamin Franklin
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