The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin - Benjamin Franklin - A Short Summary & Review

A short summary of the book The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin:

The title says it all.

My favorite Benjamin Franklin quote from the book:

"Only a virtuous people are capable of freedom. As nations get corrupt and vicious, they have more need of masters."

Questions to ponder while reading the book:

Does knowing someone's youth help you understand their adulthood?

Would you live your life over again, unchanged?

My review of the book The Autobiography of Ben Franklin:

Reading about the founding fathers is a must.

Explore your interests, use your talents.

I snickered like a 12-year-old when I read about his naughty streak.


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