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Benjamin Franklin
(1706-1790) born on
Jan 17
US statesman, diplomat, inventor, printer. He published "Poor Richard's Almanac", 1732-57 ; invented bifocal glasses and the lightning rod.
         
   
F
Genius without education is like silver in the mine.

R
There are three things extremely hard: steel, a diamond, and to know one's self.
A
Man is a tool-making animal.
N
A benevolent man should allow a few faults in himself, to keep his friends in countenance.
K
Little strokes fell great oaks.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
R: In "The Speaker's Electronic Reference Collection," AApex Software, 1994.
A: "Life of Johnson," by J. Boswell, 7 Apr 1778.
N: "Autobiography," ch. 6, 1868.
K: In "Correct Quotes for DOS," WordStar International, 1991.
   


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