Benjamin Franklin’s Other Job: Psychologist

This article was written by John Rooney and recently appeared in Real Clear History.

If you enjoy reading about all types of history, Real Clear History is a treasure.

You can access all that Real Clear History has to offer via the following link:

Benjamin Franklin was one of the most fascinating men ever to walk this earth. Born into a working-class family, he had practically no formal education, yet became one of the most wealthy, influential, loved, and respected men of all time. Europeans dubbed him “the best president America never had.” His excess energy made him an indefatigable worker, but it was his enthusiasm for life and his insatiable intellectual curiosity that most distinguished him. Throughout his long and distinguished career, he was always observing, reading, discussing, testing, questioning. In particular, he studied people, including himself.

Wow, what a person!  Common thread for this man is an insatiable curiosity!

See the article below to learn more:


This entry was posted in Save Our History. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply