Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
Friendship increases in visiting friends, but in visiting them seldom.
Nothing is pleasant that is not spiced with variety.
The root of all superstition is that men observe when a thing hits, but not...
God has placed no limits to the exercise of the intellect he has given us,...
Books must follow sciences, and not sciences books.
Antiquities are history defaced, or some remnants of history which have casually escaped the shipwreck...
When a man laughs at his troubles he loses a great many friends. They never...
As the births of living creatures are at first ill-shapen, so are all innovations, which...
If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen...
He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils; for time is the...
This is certain, that a man that studieth revenge keeps his wounds green, which otherwise...
Acorns were good until bread was found.
Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground
Fortitude is the marshal of thought, the armor of the will, and the fort of...
Truth emerges more readily from error than from confusion.
In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.
Time is the measure of business.
I became a journalist to come as close as possible to the heart of the...
I am married to my business
We had a convicted felon as the president. ... And no organization.
Time, which strengthens friendship, weakens love.