Benjamin Franklin Quotes
Pride dines upon Vanity, sups on Contempt.
Poor Richard Improved (1752)
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Vanity dies hard; in some obstinate cases it outlives the man.
There are no grades of vanity, there are only grades of ability in concealing it.
Not curiosity, not vanity, not the consideration of expediency, not duty and conscientiousness, but an unquenchable, unhappy thirst that brooks no compromise leads us...
Leonardo da Vinci
Thomas A. Edison
John Quincy Adams
Scientist, Inventor, Statesman
January 17, 1706 - April 17, 1790