Boldness is ever blind, for it sees not dangers and inconveniences whence it is bad in council though good in execution
Quote by Francis Bacon Sr
Knowledge itself is power
Atheism is rather in the life than in the heart of man
The place of justice is a hallowed place
Studies serve for delight, for ornaments, and for ability.
Great hypocrite are the real atheists
Truth is a good dog; but always beware of barking too close to the heels...
There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.
It is a certain sign of a wise government and proceeding that it can hold...
The desire of power in excess caused the angels to fall; the desire of knowledge...
Beauty itself is but the sensible image of the Infinite.
A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds...
The root of all superstition is that men observe when a thing hits, but not...
Good questions outrank easy answers.
Envy is ever joined with the comparing of a man's self; and where there is...
Knowledge and human power are synonymous
Silence is the virtue of fools.
It is the true office of history to represent the events themselves, together with the...
Habit, if wisely and skillfully formed, becomes truly a second nature; but unskillfully and unmethodically...
Habit is a second nature that destroys the first. But what is nature? Why is...
It is the habit of every aggressor nation to claim that it is acting on...