Ben Franklin Aphorisms from The Way to Wealth
Heres the prompt: Benjamin Franklin was known for his aphorisms, terse, easily remembered phrases that had a moral or life lesson. He became a predominant thinker during the Age of Enlightenment in the United States. Franklin’s aphorisms, many which he created, are still understood and widely applicable in the modern day. Choose one aphorism from The Way to Wealth and explain fully what the aphorism means. More importantly, connect the aphorism to the modern world by relating how it applies or should apply to the world now. This will require outside research for current event connections. 2 pages, doubled spaced.