Knowledge is power.
Quote by Francis Bacon Sr
They that deny a God destroy man's nobility, for certainly man is of kin to...
Atheism is rather in the life than in the heart of man
Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god
Nothing is terrible except fear itself.
Natural abilities are like natural plants, that need pruning by study; and studies themselves do...
If money be not thy servant, it will be thy master. The covetous man cannot...
Natural abilities are like natural plants; they need pruning by study
We cannot command Nature except by obeying her.
This delivering of knowledge in distinct and disjointed aphorisms doth leave the wit of man...
Judges must beware of hard constructions and strained inferences, for there is no worse torture...
Cleanness of body was ever deemed to proceed from a due reverence to God.
It is a certain sign of a wise government and proceeding that it can hold...
Fame is like a river, that beareth up things light and swollen, and drowns things...
There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.
It is the true office of history to represent the events themselves, together with the...
The mould of a man's fortune is in his own hands.
Truth is so hard to tell, it sometimes needs fiction to make it plausible.
Nature is a labyrinth in which the very haste you move with will make you...
By nature we have no defect that could not become a strength, no strength that...
Joy in looking and comprehending is nature's most beautiful gift.