Come home to men's business and bosoms.
Quote by Francis Bacon Sr
Truth is so hard to tell, it sometimes needs fiction to make it plausible.
There is no comparison between that which is lost by not succeeding and that lost...
Knowledge is power.
Many secrets of art and nature are thought by the unlearned to be magical.
Great hypocrite are the real atheists
Boldness is a child of ignorance
He that hath knowledge spareth his words.
Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part...
Money is like manure, of very little use except it be spread.
Fame is like a river, that beareth up things light and swollen, and drowns things...
Revenge is a kind of wild justice.
A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds...
A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green, which otherwise would heal and...
A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.
Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses.
Fortune his like the market, where many times, if you can stay a little, the...
Discretion of speech is more than eloquence; and to speak agreeably to him with whom...
The joys of parents are secret, and so are their griefs and fears: they cannot...
We write not only for children but also for their parents. They, too, are serious...
Bias has to be taught. If you hear your parents downgrading women or people of...