The wisdom of Benjamin Franklin - in Ben's words and today's.

Welcome to benandverse.com, the home of Ben & Verse - over 200 pearls of wisdom from Benjamin Franklin's Poor Richard: An Almanac, each one interpreted as a modern verse 'jingle' by John D McCall. Also included are a Ben bio, Ben's 13 virtues and Ben on Civilized Ways.

Also on this site: Phony Pearls of Fictitious Wisdsom - John McCall's other writings. Help for writers in the form of Clerihew verse, a rhyming dictionary, jingles for the I Ching, short stories and more!


Ben & Verse by John McCall
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