Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground
The pencil of the Holy Ghost hath labored more in describing the afflictions of Job...
There is nothing makes a man suspect much, more than to know little.
The place of justice is a hallowed place.
Who questions much, shall learn much, and retain much.
I had rather believe all the Fables in the Legend, and the Talmud, and the...
The joys of parents are secret, and so are their griefs and fears.
The correlative to loving our neighbors as ourselves is hating ourselves as we hate our...
If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen...
God has placed no limits to the exercise of the intellect he has given us,...
Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not; a sense...
As the births of living creatures are at first ill-shapen, so are all innovations, which...
By indignities men come to dignities.
God hangs the greatest weights upon the smallest wires.
God's first creature, which was light.
To be free minded and cheerfully disposed at hours of meat and sleep and of...
Nothing doth more hurt in a state than that cunning men pass for wise.
Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New.
Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable.
Fortune is like the market, where, many times, if you can stay a little, the...