Benjamin Franklin Famous Quotes

Famous Quotes by Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin Famous Quotes

I think the best way of doing good to the poor, is not making them easy in poverty, but leading or driving them out of it. In my youth I travelled much, and I observed in different countries, that the more public provisions were made for the poor the less they provided for themselves, and of course became poorer. And, on the contrary, the less was done for them, the more they did for themselves, and became richer.

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