Many a man's strength is in opposition, and when he faileth, he grows out of use.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
Age will not be defied.
The joys of parents are secret, and so are their griefs and fears.
It is as hard and severe a thing to be a true politician as to...
Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be...
Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable.
Nothing is pleasant that is not spiced with variety.
If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen...
Time is the measure of business.
God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures.
The momentous thing in human life is the art of winning the soul to good...
I had rather believe all the Fables in the Legend, and the Talmud, and the...
The worst solitude is to have no real friendships.
In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.
Acorns were good until bread was found.
Judges ought to be more leaned than witty, more reverent than plausible, and more advised...
Age appears to be best in four things; old wood best to burn, old wine...
The four pillars of government . . . (which are religion, justice, counsel, and treasure).
The American citizen must be made aware that today a relatively small group of people...
Government is the people's business and every man, woman and child becomes a shareholder with...
No man is a warmer advocate for proper restraints and wholesome checks in every department...