Ben Franklin (1706 - 1790) was one of the founding fathers of the United States and popular businessman, politician and inventor. Although most known for his creative ability to develop new ventures such as the post office and libraries and reportedly finding electricity in the clouds, Franklin also owned businesses including a publishing company, book store, and newspaper. However, his business knowledge is often overlooked.
Known for his uncommon wisdom that allowed him to paint pictures with a few words Franklin is often quoted – even hundreds of years later. One such word picture shows his prowess in business. “Beware of little expenses,” he said, “______”.
Little often grows larger
If you do not pay attention to small things, you cannot find success