A man must make his opportunity, as oft as find it.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
Who ever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul.
Money is like manure, of very little use except it be spread.
Who questions much, shall learn much, and retain much.
What is truth? said jesting Pilate; and would not stay for an answer.
There is a difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man...
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
For my name and memory I leave to men's charitable speeches, and to foreign nations...
Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the...
Fortune is like the market, where, many times, if you can stay a little, the...
Houses are built to live in, and not to look on: therefore let use be...
The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.
The momentous thing in human life is the art of winning the soul to good...
Seek ye first the good things of the mind, and the rest will either be...
If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.
Therefore if a man look sharply and attentively, he shall see Fortune; for though she...
Young people are fitter to invent than to judge; fitter for execution than for counsel;...
The four pillars of government . . . (which are religion, justice, counsel, and treasure).
It is impossible to love and be wise.
Romeo, Romeo, wherefore art thou, Romeo? Deny thy father, and refuse thy name
Life is the flower for which love is the honey
I never cared for fashion much, amusing little seams and witty little pleats: it was...