Great hypocrite are the real atheists
Quote by Francis Bacon Sr
Houses are built to live in and not to look on.
Natural abilities are like natural plants; they need pruning by study
Many secrets of art and nature are thought by the unlearned to be magical.
The worst men often give the best advice.
Knowledge and human power are synonymous
Men in great place are thrice servants, - servants of the sovereign or state, servants...
Money is like manure, of very little use except it be spread.
A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds...
It is true greatness to have in one the frailty of a man and the...
Truth is so hard to tell, it sometimes needs fiction to make it plausible.
The desire of power in excess caused the angels to fall; the desire of knowledge...
Soon silence will have passed into legend. Man has turned his back on silence. Day...
Natural abilities are like natural plants, that need pruning by study; and studies themselves do...
Croesus said to Cambyses; That peace was better than war; because in peace the sons...
Fortune his like the market, where many times, if you can stay a little, the...
Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses.
Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more man's nature runs to, the...
An eye for an eye would make the whole world blind.
Revenge proves its own executioner.
I am the punishment of God...If you had not committed great sins, God would not...