God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
God hangs the greatest weights upon the smallest wires.
Money is a good servant but a bad master.
Without friends the world is but a wilderness. There is no man that imparteth his...
Judges ought to be more leaned than witty, more reverent than plausible, and more advised...
The pencil of the Holy Ghost hath labored more in describing the afflictions of Job...
If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen...
Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be...
Houses are built to live in, and not to look on: therefore let use be...
Silence is the sleep that nourishes wisdom.
The joys of parents are secret, and so are their grieves and fears.
Therefore if a man look sharply and attentively, he shall see Fortune; for though she...
Truth emerges more readily from error than from confusion.
Life, an age to the miserable, and a moment to the happy.
The worst solitude is to have no real friendships.
A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.
God has placed no limits to the exercise of the intellect he has given us,...
The place of justice is a hallowed place.
Books must follow sciences, and not sciences books.
Next, in importance to books are their titles.
Reading history is good for all of us, he says, not surprisingly, perhaps, but his...