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




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Quotes about will:


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Pessimism comes from the temperament, optimism from the will.”
Émile-Auguste Chartier, known as Alain - Propos sur le bonheur
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As soon as questions of will or decision or reason or choice of action arise, human science is at a loss.”
Noam Chomsky
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We have more strength than will; and it is often merely for an excuse we say things are impossible.”
François de La Rochefoucauld - Reflections, or Sentences and Moral Maxims
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Our bodies are our gardens, to the which our wills are gardeners.”
William Shakespeare - The Tragedy of Othello, the Moor of Venice
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The will of man is his happiness.”
Friedrich Schiller
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The world is independent of my will.”
Ludwig Wittgenstein - Tractatus Logico-philosophicus
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Benjamin Franklin also said...


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