Benjamin Franklin's Accomplishments

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“If there was any one theme throughout Ben Franklin's life, it was self-improvement”(Holman). Most can agree that Benjamin Franklin is one of America’s most influential founding father. With many successful projects and books under his belt, it's hard not to see why many adore his theories and teachings. One of his most prominent accomplishments would have to be The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin; mainly because of his plan for self improvement. In this text Franklin laid out thirteen values that are key to self improvement. In The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin many of his ideas are riveting and profoundly thought provoking; however, others are minutely flawed.

One conceivable fault in “The Autobiography…” would have to

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