Benjamin Franklin quotes
They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
War is when the government tells you who the bad guy is. Revolution is when you decide that for yourself.
Do you love life? Then do not squander time, for that's the stuff life is made of.
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If all printers were determined not to print anything till they were sure it would offend nobody, there would be very little printed.
The Constitution only guarantees the American people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.
Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.
Tis a great confidence in a friend to tell him your faults; greater to tell him his.
Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.
The person who deserves most pity is a lonesome one on a rainy day who doesn't know how to read.
Behold the rain which descends from heaven upon our vineyards, and which incorporates itself with the grapes to be changed into wine; a constant proof that God loves us, and loves to see us happy