As a child Benjamin Franklin had very limited education.
There will be sleeping enough in the grave.” –Benjamin Franklin.
Skemp's The Making of a Patriot explores how Benjamin Franklin tried to stay loyal to the crown while taking interest in the colonies perception and their own representation in Parliament.
Benjamin Franklin was born in Boston on January 17, 1706.
Some proposed toevade the order by changing the name of the paper; but my brother,seeing inconveniences in that, it was finally concluded on as abetter way, to let it be printed for the future under the nameof Benjamin Franklin; and to avoid the censure of the Assembly,that might fall on him as still printing it by his apprentice,the contrivance was that my old indenture should be return'd to me,with a full discharge on the back of it, to be shown on occasion,but to secure to him the benefit of my service, I was to sign newindentures for the remainder of the term, which were to be kept private.
SparkNotes: The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin: …
Many look at Benjamin Franklin's Autobiography as your typical rags to riches tale yet, the truth and falsehood throughout the pages is unknown, raising many questions and concerns....
SparkNotes: Benjamin Franklin: A Boston Childhood
As mentioned in Benjamin Franklin’s illustrious thirteen moral virtues, these words are among those that embody his beliefs on what virtues are required in a man to maintain admirable character.
Benjamin Franklin - Crystalinks Home Page
The goals or the things that Benjamin Franklin did were for the whole world or the economy but the majority of the things that Douglass did deal with black people, slavery, and black rights.