Brief Bio: American polymath who was active as a writer, scientist, inventor, statesman, diplomat, printer, publisher, and political philosopher.
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“Every Body cries, a Union is absolutely necessary”
Every Body cries, a Union is absolutely necessary, but when they come to the Manner and Form of the Union, their weak Noddles are perfectly distracted.
From The Writings of Benjamin Franklin
— 29 December 1754