He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils; for time is the greatest innovator.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not; a sense...
Discern of the coming on of years, and think not to do the same things...
Money is like muck, not good except it be spread.
They that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils.
For my name and memory I leave to men's charitable speeches, and to foreign nations...
The correlative to loving our neighbors as ourselves is hating ourselves as we hate our...
A man must make his opportunity, as oft as find it.
By indignities men come to dignities.
Lies are sufficient to breed opinion, and opinion brings on substance.
Nothing doth more hurt in a state than that cunning men pass for wise.
Nothing is pleasant that is not spiced with variety.
He that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune; for they are impediments...
Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.
The root of all superstition is that men observe when a thing hits, but not...
Virtue is like a rich stone, best plain set.
The four pillars of government . . . (which are religion, justice, counsel, and treasure).
To be free minded and cheerfully disposed at hours of meat and sleep and of...
The worst solitude is to have no real friendships.
What is truth? said jesting Pilate; and would not stay for an answer.
Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable.