Surprising Sayings

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Ben published Poor Richard’s Almanac from 1732 to 1758. Many of his sayings could be found there. Here are some of our favorites.

 

 

Procrastination

Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.”

 

 

 

 

Education

“Genius without education is like silver in the mine.”

 

 

 

 

 

Friends

“Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.”

 

 

 

 

 

Success

“God helps them who help themselves.”

 

 

 

 

 

Life

“A slip of the foot you may soon recover, but a slip of the tongue you may never get over.”

 

 

 

 

 

Advice

“Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man, healthy, wealthy, and wise.”

 

 

 

Hunger

“Hunger is the best pickle.”

 

 

 

Savings

“A penny saved is a penny earned.”

 

 

 

Teaching

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


 



 

 

Wit and Wisdom

“Fish and company smell in three days.”

 

 

 

Health

“An apple a day keeps the doctor away.”