God hangs the greatest weights upon the smallest wires.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
There is nothing makes a man suspect much, more than to know little.
Without friends the world is but a wilderness. There is no man that imparteth his...
The genius, wit, and the spirit of a nation are discovered by their proverbs.
Judges ought to be more leaned than witty, more reverent than plausible, and more advised...
Knowledge and human power are synonymous.
The correlative to loving our neighbors as ourselves is hating ourselves as we hate our...
Houses are built to live in, and not to look on: therefore let use be...
Oh! death will find me long before I tire of watching you.
Who questions much, shall learn much, and retain much.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds
When a man laughs at his troubles he loses a great many friends. They never...
Age will not be defied.
A bachelor's life is a fine breakfast, a flat lunch, and a miserable dinner.
For also knowledge itself is power.
A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds...
Histories make men wise; poets, witty; the mathematics, subtile; natural philosophy, deep; moral, grave; logic...
Life, an age to the miserable, and a moment to the happy.
Acorns were good until bread was found.
This is certain, that a man that studieth revenge keeps his wounds green, which otherwise...
A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.