January 17, 1706
Place of Birth
Boston, Massachusetts Bay
April 17, 1790 (aged 84)
Scientist, Writer, Politician
Best is the Tongue that feels the rein; He that talks much, must talk in vain; We from the wordy Torrent fly: Who listens to the chattering Pye?
In Vain Quotes
Thirteen virtues necessary for true success: temperance, silence, order, resolution, frugality, industry, sincerity, justice, moderation, cleanliness, tranquility, chastity, and humility.
In Moderation Quotes
Don't you know, that all wives are in the right? It may be you don't, for you are yet a young husband
In Husband Quotes
I wish the bald eagle had not been chosen as the representative of our country; he is a bird of bad moral character; like those among men who live by sharking and robbing, he is generally poor, and often very lousy. The turkey is a much more respecta.
In Wish Quotes
They who have nothing to trouble them, will be troubled at nothing.
In Troubled Quotes
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