Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not; a sense of humor to console him for what he is
Quote by Francis Bacon Sr
Sense Of Humor Quotes
It is the true office of history to represent the events themselves, together with the...
Men suppose their reason has command over their words; still it happens that words in...
Great hypocrite are the real atheists
Men commonly think according to their inclinations, speak according to their learning and imbibed opinions,...
Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed.
God Almighty first planted a garden.
It is impossible to love and to be wise.
Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god
He that defers his charity until he is dead is, if a man weighs it...
Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the...
We cannot command Nature except by obeying her.
Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses.
Wise men make more opportunities than they find.
Croesus said to Cambyses; That peace was better than war; because in peace the sons...
Custom is the principle magistrate of man's life
The mould of a man's fortune is in his own hands.
History makes people wise.
A just fear of an imminent danger, though there be no blow given, is a...
When we begin to take our failures non-seriously, it means we are ceasing to be...
Those who sacrifice freedom for safety deserve neither.