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(1706—1790), Poor Richard (September 1749)
All would live long, but none would be old.
(1706—1790), Poor Richard, November 1736
God heals, and the doctor takes the fees.
(1706—1790), Poor Richard, September 1733
Men and melons are hard to know.
(1706—1790), September 11, 1773
There never was a good war or a bad peace.
I hate war: it ruins conversation.
As you get older, the pickings get slimmer, but the people don't.
What, after all, is a halo? It's only one more thing to keep clean.
The German mind has a talent for making no mistakes but the very greatest.
Cheese--milk's leap toward immortality.
Properly trained, a man can be dog's best friend.