Ben Franklin: The Road To Become A Perfect Man

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Ben Franklin was a prolific writer that wrote an autobiography on his pain to achieve moral perfection. He wrote this because he believes that if he follows these 13 steps that he made up flawlessly, he will be on a route to becoming a perfect man. One of the steps was justice which means omitting the benefits that are on duty. The other is silence which basically means to speak only to benefit one another for help, meaning don’t speak just to talk. Benjamin Franklin was an intelligent man and people could look at him and tell. He wrote an autobiography following the 13 steps that made up to be a perfect man. Everytime he messed up up on a rule, he would put a dot on the chart to show what he had messed up on. He titled this ‘Temperance” with

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