It is natural to die as to be born.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses.
I had rather believe all the Fables in the Legend, and the Talmud, and the...
They that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils.
Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.
Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground
Judges ought to be more leaned than witty, more reverent than plausible, and more advised...
The way of fortune is like the milkyway in the sky; which is a number...
The place of justice is a hallowed place.
Knowledge and human power are synonymous.
Age will not be defied.
In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.
God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures.
Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable..
Pictures and shapes are but secondary objects and please or displease only in the memory.
God hangs the greatest weights upon the smallest wires.
The genius, wit, and the spirit of a nation are discovered by their proverbs.
Discretion of speech is more than eloquence, and to speak agreeably to him with whom...
The remedy is worse than the disease.
The correlative to loving our neighbors as ourselves is hating ourselves as we hate our...
Fortune is like the market, where, many times, if you can stay a little, the...