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Failing to Prepare

“BY FAILING TO PREPARE,
YOU ARE PREPARING TO FAIL.”
- BENJAMIN FRANKLIN
Quotes

Shipley's Speech—1774

Background of the American Revolution



Following the Boston Tea Party, Dr. Jonathan Shipley—Bishop of St. Asaph—writes a speech intended for the debate in the House of Lords over altering the charter for Massachusetts. 5,689 more words

Background Of The American Revolution

Keep your shop and your shop will keep you. ~Benjamin Franklin

The desires of the heart are as crooked as corkscrews
Not to be born is the best for man
The second best is a formal order…

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Painting

Strenghthening Resolves

My last post emphasized the application of resolutions, of which Benjamin Franklin was highlighted. Today, I expand the focus on his “Resolutions”.

My curiosity of Mr. 434 more words

General Audience Posts

Well said, Mr. Franklin

I had even MORE TIME on the long weekend to have some fun and I made this quote from Benjamin Franklin into a print as well. 55 more words

Winnipeg

Hall Of Idols # 20: Benjamin Franklin

Twentieth installment in a series exploring very important people in my life.

Let me start explaining how this will work: I listed 65 idols of mine. 587 more words