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Benjamin franklin came up with the idea to make his life better by trying to be perfect in every way this can otherwise be known as trying to reach a state of moral. Franklin saw the printing press as a device to instruct colonial americans in moral virtue in benjamin franklin's the life of benjamin franklin. Righteousness, or justice, is, undoubtedly of all the virtues, the surest foundation on which to create and establish a new state but there are two nobler virtues. 13 virtues thirteen virtues temperance – control is the key to improvement keep your words, actions, and temper in control (april) silence – there is a time.
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