God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
A man must make his opportunity, as oft as find it.
A bachelor's life is a fine breakfast, a flat lunch, and a miserable dinner.
The root of all superstition is that men observe when a thing hits, but not...
Studies perfect nature and are perfected still by experience.
The joys of parents are secret, and so are their griefs and fears.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds
Fortune is like the market, where, many times, if you can stay a little, the...
A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.
Histories make men wise; poets, witty; the mathematics, subtile; natural philosophy, deep; moral, grave; logic...
Things alter for the worse spontaneously, if they be not altered for the better designedly.
Age appears to be best in four things; old wood best to burn, old wine...
Friendship increases in visiting friends, but in visiting them seldom.
The worst solitude is to have no real friendships.
Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the...
It is a certain sign of a wise government and proceeding that it can hold...
He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils; for time is the...
I have often thought upon death, and I find it the least of all evils.
There is no such thing as death. In nature nothing dies. From each sad remnant...
You can't aim a duck to death.
I had led a private life and wanted to die a private death.