Nature is a labyrinth in which the very haste you move with will make you lose your way.
Quote by Francis Bacon Sr
Croesus said to Cambyses; That peace was better than war; because in peace the sons...
Fortune his like the market, where many times, if you can stay a little, the...
Come home to men's business and bosoms.
The desire of power in excess caused the angels to fall; the desire of knowledge...
The desire for power in excess caused angels to fall; the desire for knowledge in...
Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be...
Reading maketh a full man.
The place of justice is a hallowed place
The mould of a man's fortune is in his own hands.
Fashion is only the attempt to realize art in living forms and social intercourse.
Young men are fitter to invent than to judge, fitter for execution than for counsel,...
The poets did well to conjoin music and medicine, because the office of medicine is...
Boldness is ever blind, for it sees not dangers and inconveniences whence it is bad...
God Almighty first planted a garden.
Fame is like a river, that beareth up things light and swollen, and drowns things...
The worst men often give the best advice.
There is superstition in avoiding superstitions
Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed.
Tomorrow the sun will also rise to the occasion of another day with equal grandeur....
Nature holds the key to our aesthetic, intellectual, cognitive and even spiritual satisfaction.