As the births of living creatures are at first ill-shapen, so are all innovations, which are the births of time.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses...
Rebellions of the belly are the worst.
They that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils.
A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.
He that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune; for they are impediments...
Age will not be defied.
Judges must beware of hard constructions and strained inferences, for there is no worse torture...
He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils; for time is the...
To be free minded and cheerfully disposed at hours of meat and sleep and of...
The place of justice is a hallowed place.
Nothing doth more hurt in a state than that cunning men pass for wise.
If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.
Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.
If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts, but if he...
A bachelor's life is a fine breakfast, a flat lunch, and a miserable dinner.
Reading maketh a full man; conference a ready man; and writing an exact man.
Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable..
Houses are built to live in, and not to look on: therefore let use be...
A house without books is like a room without windows. No man has a right...
The subject must be thought of in terms of the 20th century, of houses he...