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Ben Franklin Quotes

Decide which answer finishes each of Benjamin Franklin's quotes.

Points available: 10

1:

"A good conscience is a continual ..."

  • A) ... joy.
  • B) ... burden.
  • C) ... Christmas.
  • D) ... profession.
2:

"An investment in knowledge always ..."

  • A) ... pays the best interest.
  • B) ... empties your pockets.
  • C) ... makes you the richest of your friends.
  • D) ... requires faith from the investor.
3:

"At 20 years of age the will reigns, at 30 the wit, at 40 the ..."

  • A) ... heart.
  • B) ... stomach.
  • C) ... memory.
  • D) ... judgment.
4:

"Beware of the young doctor and the old ..."

  • A) ... teacher.
  • B) ... barber.
  • C) ... soldier.
  • D) ... shoemaker.
5:

"Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to get ..."

  • A) ... leisure.
  • B) ... recompense.
  • C) ... recognition.
  • D) ... happiness.
6:

"Genius without education is like ..."

  • A) ... milk left to spoil.
  • B) ... silver in the mine.
  • C) ... a child without a mother.
  • D) ... a king in a poorhouse.
7:

"God heals, and the doctor ..."

  • A) ... mimics God.
  • B) ... undoes it.
  • C) ... takes the fees.
  • D) ... destroys His work.
8:

"He that lives upon hope will ..."

  • A) ... die fasting.
  • B) ... hope for a living.
  • C) ... feast upon fortune.
  • D) ... have a home for life.
9:

"If your head is wax ..."

  • A) ... don't complain for want of a candle.
  • B) ... don't walk in the sun.
  • C) ... don't wish to be clever.
  • D) ... don't pretend it is gold.
10:

"Three may keep a secret, if ..."

  • A) ... none of them can speak.
  • B) ... there is no secret to be kept.
  • C) ... all of them have everything to lose.
  • D) ... two of them are dead.