A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
To be free minded and cheerfully disposed at hours of meat and sleep and of...
The fortune which nobody sees makes a person happy and unenvied.
The place of justice is a hallowed place.
Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New.
Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.
Who questions much, shall learn much, and retain much.
Reading maketh a full man; conference a ready man; and writing an exact man.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds
Young people are fitter to invent than to judge; fitter for execution than for counsel;...
Books will speak plain when counselors blanch.
Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground.
Friends are thieves of time.
A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds...
Houses are built to live in, and not to look on: therefore let use be...
Age appears to be best in four things; old wood best to burn, old wine...
The joys of parents are secret, and so are their griefs and fears: they cannot...
There is a wisdom in this beyond the rules of physic: a man's own observation...
Judges must beware of hard constructions and strained inferences, for there is no worse torture...
The remedy is worse than the disease.
For also knowledge itself is power.