Sunday, March 3, 2013

The wisdom of Benjamin Franklin (part 6)

"He that speaks much, is much mistaken."
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Silence isn't always golden, but a thoughtless blabbermouth is as sounding brass…

Chief Joseph bluntly said it another way:
"It does not require many words to speak the truth."

1 comment:

  1. In a Franklin manner, Edmund Burke said that, "Manners are of more importance than laws".