Benjamin Franklin, in "Poor Richard's Almanac" and it means that you can trust no one but your self with your own secret...so tell nobody
In volume four of The history of the life and times of Cardinal Wolsey Prime Minister to King Henry VIII by George Cavendish, published by Joseph Grove in 1744, King Henry VIII is quoted as saying essentially the same thing:
"three can keep Counsel if two be away ; and, if I knew my Cap was privy to my Counsel, I would cast it into the Fire, and burn it"
Since Henry predates Franklin by at least a couple hundred years, the attribution to him indicates that the saying was current long before Ben was born. Even the mention of this saying in a book published in 1744 casts doubt on it being original to Franklin.
"4 can keep a secret of 3 of them are dead"
What he meant was the only true way to keep something secret is to trust it to only yourself. Just as the three shared trust enough for the secret, they also individually have those they trust to whom they may reveal the secret. It will no longer be a secret if it spread outside of the original three.
no one can keep a secret
If there are three people and two of them are dead then only one person knows the secret. It says that a secret is not safe if more then one person knows about it.
Three may keep a secret if two of them are dead It means keep your secrets to yourself.
"Three can keep a secret, if two of them are dead."
Three Can Keep a Secret If Two Are Dead, is the title of a book written by Yves Lavigne. It is about the Hell's Angels motorcycle club and how they began to how they are now.
setting of dead woman's secret
What does three may keep a secret if two of them are dead?Franklin believed that most people were unable to keep a secret under any circumstances. Gossip will win over and dead people tell no tales.
It means you never know who you can trust.
Benjamin Franklin is known for putting a lot of wise sayings into his "Poor Richard's Almanac." One of these is the saying, " Three may keep a secret if two of them are dead." This means that trusting others with a secret is a bad idea, because nobody can ever really keep it quiet.
This quote means that if one person tells two people a secret, then decides he wants to keep it a secret...then he must kill the people he told. Thus, the secret will remain mute.
The Dead Secret - 1913 was released on: USA: April 1913
It's celebrated to commemorate the dead, just like the Day of the Dead.
it mean you can trust no one else with a secret of your own...so dont tell anyone ore others will know your secret Another way to think of it: What is the definition of a secret? Something that one person knows...
Benjamin Franklin did in his book poor Richards almanackhope it helped
That the dead body they found was his wife Molly Farren and he was worried that she wasn't dead yet. If she wasn't dead then she could still spill his secret about their marriage but if she was, then his secret was safe.
The cast of The Secret of the Dead - 1915 includes: Walter Edwards as Don Jose Domingo Clara Williams as Maria Carrillo
by studying dead bodies..
Dead of Night - 2013 A Secret Lover 1-4 was released on: USA: April 2013
Three Cards to Dead Time happened in 2010.