Those have a short Lent who owe money to be paid at Easter. Benjamin Frankli

-Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin

Many foxes grow gray but few grow good.

Benjamin Franklin
I should have no objection to go over the same life from its beginning to the end: requesting only the advantage authors have, of correcting in a second edition the faults of the first.
Benjamin Franklin

An Episcopalian divine once told the Pope that the only difference between their denominations was that "the Church of Rome is infallible and the Church of England is never in the wrong."

Benjamin Franklin
In 1736 I lost one of my sons, a fine boy of four years old, by the small-pox, taken in the common way. I long regretted bitterly, and still regret that I had not given it to him by inoculation. This I mention for the sake of parents who omit that operation, on the supposition that they should never forgive themselves if a child died under it; my example showing that the regret may be the same either way, and that, therefore, the safer should be chosen.
Benjamin Franklin

A little Religion, and a little Honesty, goes a great way in Courts.

Benjamin Franklin
There was never a good war, or a bad peace.
Benjamin Franklin

Prodigality of Time produces Poverty of Mind as well as of Estate.

Benjamin Franklin
The honest Man takes Pains, and then enjoys Pleasures; the knave takes Pleasure, and then suffers Pains.
Benjamin Franklin

Let thy discontents be thy secrets; if the world knows them 'twill despise thee and increase them.

Benjamin Franklin
Slavery is ...an atrocious debasement of human nature.