Inspiring Words for Today, June 5

Quotes from Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790), an American statesman and author

Inspiring Words for Today June 5
Inspiring Words for Today June 5

Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today.

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.

An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.

Reading makes a full man, meditation a profound man, discourse a clear man.

The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.

There are three things extremely hard: steel, a diamond, and to know one’s self.

It takes many good deeds to build a good reputation, and only one bad one to lose it.

He that speaks much, is much mistaken.

A man of words and not of deeds, is like a garden full of weeds.

Beware of little expenses. A small leak will sink a great ship.

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4 comments

  1. Oh yes; these are profound words from this wise statesman. I have grown up with some of these in my heart; some I haven’t heard of……very good though, thanks for sharing!

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