"Beauty and folly are old companions."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."Benjamin Franklin on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."Benjamin Franklin on Victor Hugo
"Beauty is only skin deep. If you go after someone just because she's beautiful but don't have anything to talk about, it's going to get boring fast. You want to look beyond the surface and see if you can have fun or if you have anything in common with this person."Benjamin Franklin on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."Benjamin Franklin on Anne Roiphe
"People are like stained - glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within."Benjamin Franklin on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"At twenty years of age the will reigns at thirty, the wit and at forty, the judgment."
"To Follow by faith alone is to follow blindly."
"Whatever is begun in anger ends in shame."
"Anger is never without a reason, but seldom with a good one."
"Marriage is the most natural state of man, and... the state in which you will find solid happiness."