Learning - Love's Cures
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Always an up-to-date mentor, Franklin’s insights fit right into the soundbites you see here. But why stop here? For a Niagara of wit and understanding in
the wonderful words from Ben's own works, get to a search engine
try: Franklin + “Poor Richard.” You might add “1758” -- or just click here
. The 1758 preface features some favorite sayings. ( Oh, parents, those
"Poor Richard's" websites can get raucous.)
|Learning From Experience|
see also ADVICE, EDUCATION, FRIEND & ENEMIES, MEMORY, UNDERRATING & OVERRATING and WARNING SIGNS.
|He that lives well, is learned enough. ||The best degree?
|Observe all men, thy self most. ||Find clue
To … you.
|The Things which hurt,
|Wise Men learn by others'
harms, Fools by their own.
From that predict.
|He that best understands the World, least likes it. ||Sage’s light
Presumes … night.
|Love and Tooth-ache have
many Cures, but none
infallible -- except
Possession and Dispossession.
|Cure love or tooth-ache:
Just keep or forsake.
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