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Puritanism prolonged in America the medieval Christian view of the world and of human destiny. It taught men to distrust their nat ...
What strikes one about the Autobiography is its complete lack of sentimentality. Franklin had a pronounced character which he pres ...
Humor does not include sarcasm, invalid irony, sardonicism, innuendo, or any other form of cruelty. When these things are raised t ...
Franklin said once in one of his inspired flights of malignity--
Early to bed and early to rise
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E pluribus unum. (Out of many, one.)
The Great Spirit, who made all things, made every thing for some use, and whatever use he designed anything for, that use it shoul ...
Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God.
Man is a tool-using animal.... Without tools he is nothing, with tools he is all.
I think that a young state, like a young virgin, should modestly stay at home, and wait the application of suitors for an alliance ...
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