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'If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail.'

While I have to agree with Benjamin Franklin for the most part, I did start wondering the other day about planning our creative work, and whether we were really setting ourselves up for failure when we just run with an idea without really thinking about where it’s going. 444 more words

Writing

The World's Greatest Inventors

When you think of inventors, Thomas Edison immediately comes to mind. Edison invented the phonograph, motion picture camera, light bulb and fluoroscope, to name a few. 277 more words

Alexander Graham Bell

quotation: I have found out that there ain't no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them. Mark Twain

I have found out that there ain’t no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them. Mark Twain (1835-1910) Discuss

       
          “Hide not your talents,

          They for use were made.

          What’s a sundial in the shade?  ”

        -Benjamin Franklin-

Krone Africa

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

Benjamin Franklin

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Cake 124—Franklin County Courthouse (126 cakes left)

Even with the Benjamin Franklin statue at the Franklin County Courthouse I didn’t realize that Franklin County was named after the founding father. According to Franklin County’s website, the county was established in 1818 after separating from St. 92 more words

Cakeway To The West

Books sold by Benjamin Franklin in 1744, as advertised in The Pennsylvania Gazette

Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette, January 3 to December 25, 1744.

March 29

A Collection of choice and valuable Books, consisting of near 600 Volumes in most Faculties and Sciences, viz. 311 more words

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