Knowledge is power.
Quote by Francis Bacon Sr
Nature is a labyrinth in which the very haste you move with will make you...
Croesus said to Cambyses; That peace was better than war; because in peace the sons...
He was reputed one of the wise men that made answer to the question, when...
Truth is a good dog; but always beware of barking too close to the heels...
A prudent question is one half of wisdom.
The remedy is worse than the disease.
Knowledge and human power are synonymous
Reading maketh a full man.
Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses.
Fashion is only the attempt to realize art in living forms and social intercourse.
Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be...
Soon silence will have passed into legend. Man has turned his back on silence. Day...
Philosophy, when superficially studied, excites doubt; when thoroughly explored, it dispels it
Great hypocrite are the real atheists
There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.
It is a strange desire, to seek power, and to lose liberty; or to seek...
Natural abilities are like natural plants; they need pruning by study
Atheism is rather in the life than in the heart of man
The parents have a right to say that no teacher paid by their money shall...
Let us in education dream of an aristocracy of achievement arising out of a democracy...