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In my youth, I traveled much, and I observed in different countries, that the more public provisions were made for the poor, the less they provided for themselves, and of course became poorer. And, on the contrary, the less was done for them, the more they did for themselves, and became richer.

Benjamin Franklin


Author Profession: Politician
Nationality: American
Born: January 17, 1706
Died: April 17, 1790


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