Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Life Meaning Quotes
God has placed no limits to the exercise of the intellect he has given us,...
Fashion is only the attempt to realize art in living forms and social intercourse.
The momentous thing in human life is the art of winning the soul to good...
God hangs the greatest weights upon the smallest wires.
It is a certain sign of a wise government and proceeding that it can hold...
Fortitude is the marshal of thought, the armor of the will, and the fort of...
Young people are fitter to invent than to judge; fitter for execution than for counsel;...
Virtue is like a rich stone, best plain set.
They that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils.
For a crowd is not company; and faces are but a gallery of pictures; and...
God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures.
Truth emerges more readily from error than from confusion.
Books must follow sciences, and not sciences books.
Reading maketh a full man; conference a ready man; and writing an exact man.
Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses.
Rebellions of the belly are the worst.
Small amounts of philosophy lead to atheism, but larger amounts bring us back to God.
The worst solitude is to have no real friendships.
Therefore if a man look sharply and attentively, he shall see Fortune; for though she...
In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.