A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion.
Quote by Francis Bacon
It is natural to die as to be born.
The place of justice is a hallowed place.
If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen...
The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses...
Seek ye first the good things of the mind, and the rest will either be...
Out of monuments, names, words, proverbs, traditions, private records and evidences, fragments of stories, passages...
Nothing doth more hurt in a state than that cunning men pass for wise.
Studies perfect nature and are perfected still by experience.
But men must know, that in this theatre of man's life it is reserved only...
God hangs the greatest weights upon the smallest wires.
God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures.
Of all virtues and dignities of the mind, goodness is the greatest, being the character...
Riches are a good hand maiden, but a poor mistress.
There is a wisdom in this beyond the rules of physic: a man's own observation...
If money be not thy servant, it will be thy master. The covetous man cannot...
It is in life as it is in ways, the shortest way is commonly the...
In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.
Reading maketh a full man; conference a ready man; and writing an exact man.
A sudden bold and unexpected question doth many times surprise a man and lay him...
They that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils.