Fortune is like the market, where, many times, if you can stay a little, the price will fall.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
Fortitude is the marshal of thought, the armor of the will, and the fort of...
Things alter for the worse spontaneously, if they be not altered for the better designedly.
For my name and memory I leave to men's charitable speeches, and to foreign nations...
It is as natural to die as to be born; and to a little infant,...
For also knowledge itself is power.
If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts, but if he...
Rebellions of the belly are the worst.
Science is but an image of the truth.
Houses are built to live in, and not to look on: therefore let use be...
Life, an age to the miserable, and a moment to the happy.
God has placed no limits to the exercise of the intellect he has given us,...
A man must make his opportunity, as oft as find it.
They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing...
Age will not be defied.
To be free minded and cheerfully disposed at hours of meat and sleep and of...
God's first creature, which was light.
The desire of excessive power caused the angels to fall; the desire of knowledge caused...
The worst solitude is to have no real friendships.
Money is like manure, of very little use except it be spread.
Lies are sufficient to breed opinion, and opinion brings on substance.