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Benjamin Franklin's Schedule

Benjamin Franklin's schedule is a scheme of employment for the twenty-four hours of a natural day.
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Zettelkasten, June 16, 2021
## Notes - Benjamin Franklin's schedule is a scheme of employment for the twenty-four hours of a natural day. - He created this schedule to achieve the habitude of the Order virtue. - He expected that this virtue would allow him to have more time for his business and studies. - _ "Let all your things have their places; let each part of your business have its time."_ - Franklin's schedule: - **5-7 a.m**. Rise, wash, and address Powerful Goodness! Contrive days' business, take the day's resolution, prosecute the present study and breakfast. - _What good shall I do this day?_ - **8-11 a.m**. Work. - **12-1 p.m**. Read or overlook accounts and dine. - **2-5 p.m**. Work. - **6-9 p.m**. Put things in their places. Supper. Music or diversion, or conversation. Examination of the day. - _What good have I done today?_ - **10 p.m.-4 a.m**. Sleep. ## References - [The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin](https://www.gutenberg.org/files/148/148-h/148-h.htm) - [Stephanie Vozza. What happened when I followed Ben FraFranklin'shedule for a month](https://www.fastcompany.com/90287601/what-happened-when-i-followed-ben-franklins-schedule-for-a-month)
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