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Benjamin Franklin

Quote of Benjamin Franklin - Love your Enemies, for they tell...


Biography - Benjamin Franklin:

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

Quote

Love your Enemies, for they tell you your faults.
Benjamin Franklin




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Aimez vos ennemis, car ils vous révèlent vos fautes. ”
Benjamin Franklin

German
Liebe deine Feinde; denn sie sagen dir deine Fehler.”
Benjamin Franklin




See also  

See also...



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In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.”
Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama

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Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.”
Carl Gustav Jung




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The best is the enemy of good.”
Voltaire - Philosophical Dictionary
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Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.”
Isaac Newton
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If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner.”
Nelson Mandela
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Pay attention to your enemies, for they are the first to discover your mistakes.”
Antisthenes
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It is lamentable, that to be a good patriot one must become the enemy of the rest of mankind.”
Voltaire
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You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.”
John Stuart Mill
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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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At twenty years of age the will reigns; at thirty, the wit; and at forty, the judgment.”
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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