God's first creature, which was light.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
It is in life as it is in ways, the shortest way is commonly the...
Money is a good servant but a bad master.
The correlative to loving our neighbors as ourselves is hating ourselves as we hate our...
Who questions much, shall learn much, and retain much.
Who ever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul.
Men fear death as children fear to go in the dark; and as that natural...
People have discovered that they can fool the devil; but they can't fool the neighbors.
Judges must beware of hard constructions and strained inferences, for there is no worse torture...
The joys of parents are secret, and so are their grieves and fears.
Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the...
Science is but an image of the truth.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
Acorns were good until bread was found.
A man must make his opportunity, as oft as find it.
The pencil of the Holy Ghost hath labored more in describing the afflictions of Job...
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds
Antiquities are history defaced, or some remnants of history which have casually escaped the shipwreck...
Discretion of speech is more than eloquence, and to speak agreeably to him with whom...
Depart from discretion when it interferes with duty.
By placing discretion in the hands of an official to grant or deny a license,...