Begin doing what you want to do now. We are not living in eternity. We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand-and melting like a snowflake...
Quote by Francis Bacon Sr
Men in great place are thrice servants, - servants of the sovereign or state, servants...
Young men are fitter to invent than to judge, fitter for execution than for counsel,...
Boldness is a child of ignorance
Many secrets of art and nature are thought by the unlearned to be magical.
A just fear of an imminent danger, though there be no blow given, is a...
Knowledge itself is power
The place of justice is a hallowed place
It's not what we eat but what we digest that makes us strong; not what...
Reading maketh a full man.
Silence is the virtue of fools.
A prudent question is one half of wisdom.
He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils; for time is the...
For my name and memory, I leave it to men's charitable speeches, to foreign nations,...
Soon silence will have passed into legend. Man has turned his back on silence. Day...
Cleanness of body was ever deemed to proceed from a due reverence to God.
The job of the artist is to deepen the mystery
The wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
Knowledge and human power are synonymous
Knowledge is the consequence of time, and multitude of days are fittest to teach wisdom
Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; an argument an exchange of ignorance.
Wisdom begins in wonder.