A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion.
Quote by Francis Bacon
A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.
Without friends the world is but a wilderness. There is no man that imparteth his...
I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years...
Fortitude is the marshal of thought, the armor of the will, and the fort of...
Who questions much, shall learn much, and retain much.
The root of all superstition is that men observe when a thing hits, but not...
A sudden bold and unexpected question doth many times surprise a man and lay him...
Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground.
They that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils.
Old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old...
Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New.
Good fame is like fire; when you have kindled you may easily preserve it; but...
Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses.
There is nothing makes a man suspect much, more than to know little.
By indignities men come to dignities.
Science is but an image of the truth.
The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses...
Money is like muck, not good except it be spread.
Money is economic power.
Money isn't everything - but it's a long way ahead of what comes next.