"If you would not be forgotten, as soon as you are dead and rotten,

either write things worth reading, or do things worth the writing."

                                                                     ~ Benj Franklin

Franklin did not register patents on any of his  great discoveries or inventions, rather placing them into the public domain to benefit the common good. 

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“Love is not the dying moan of a distant violin

 . . .it's the triumphant twang of a bedspring.”

~ S. J. Perelman

 

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"Listen; there's a hell of a good universe next door: let's go."
~ e. e. cummings

 

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"I am a millionaire in odd and useless facts."

~ Charles Darwin

  

 

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“A few Cobras in your home will soon clear it of Rats and Mice.  Of course, you will still have the Cobras.”

 ~ Will Cuppy

 Author of The Decline and Fall of Practically Everybody, How to Tell Your Friends from the Apes, How to Become Extinct,and others.

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