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Benjamin Franklin Quotes

17.01.1706 to 17.04.1790
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An empire is like a cake
Rules By Which A Great Empire May Be Reduced To A Small One, The Public Advertiser, September 11, 1773
Lengthen life
Poor Richard's Almanack, 1736
Visitors smell
Poor Richard's Almanack, 1736

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