He that gives good advice, builds with one hand; he that gives good counsel and example, builds with both; but he that gives good admonition and bad example, builds with one hand and pulls down with the other.
Quote by Francis Bacon Sr
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Knowledge itself is power
Houses are built to live in and not to look on.
Studies serve for delight, for ornaments, and for ability.
Knowledge is power.
Silence is the virtue of fools.
God never wrought miracles to convince atheism, because his ordinary works convince it.
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Nothing is terrible except fear itself.
He that hath knowledge spareth his words.
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Philosophy, when superficially studied, excites doubt; when thoroughly explored, it dispels it
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Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New.
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