If we do not hang together, we shall surely hang separately.

-Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin

He'll cheat without scruple, who can without fear.

Benjamin Franklin
Laws too gentle are seldom obeyed; too severe, seldom executed. Benjamin Frankli
Benjamin Franklin

Love of country is the Mason's deed; world citizenship is his thought.

Benjamin Franklin
If you have a bald head don't walk out in the sun because you will get burned.
Benjamin Franklin

In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.

Benjamin Franklin
Do you love truth for truth's sake, and will you endeavor impartially to find and receive it yourself, and communicate it to others?
Benjamin Franklin

Those who beat their swords into plowshares usually end up plowing for those who kept their swords.

Benjamin Franklin
Grief for a dead Wife, and a troublesome Guest, Continues to the threshold, and there is at rest; But I mean such wives as are none of the best
Benjamin Franklin

What signifies Philosophy that does not apply to some Use? May we not learn from hence, that black Clothes are not so fit to wear in a hot Sunny Climate or Season, as white ones; because in such Cloaths the Body is more heated by the Sun when we walk abroad, and are at the same time heated by the Exercise, which double Heat is apt to bring on putrid dangerous Fevers? The Soldiers and Seamen, who must march and labour in the Sun, should in the East or West Indies have an Uniform of white?

Benjamin Franklin
Necessity knows no law; I know some attorneys of the same.