Come home to men's business and bosoms.
Quote by Francis Bacon Sr
He that defers his charity until he is dead is, if a man weighs it...
Knowledge is power.
Studies serve for delight, for ornaments, and for ability.
He that gives good advice, builds with one hand; he that gives good counsel and...
There is superstition in avoiding superstitions
God Almighty first planted a garden.
Houses are built to live in and not to look on.
Begin doing what you want to do now. We are not living in eternity. We...
Fortune his like the market, where many times, if you can stay a little, the...
The root of all superstition is that men observe when a thing hits, but not...
Nothing is terrible except fear itself.
The best part of beauty is that which no picture can express.
Natural abilities are like natural plants; they need pruning by study
The job of the artist is to deepen the mystery
A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.
Nature is a labyrinth in which the very haste you move with will make you...
Philosophy, when superficially studied, excites doubt; when thoroughly explored, it dispels it
The failure of the past philosophers is largely the failure to see the self-evident.
Philosophy is the science which considers truth
After sleeping through a hundred million centuries we have finally opened our eyes on a...