Nature is often hidden, sometimes overcome, seldom extinguished.
Quote by Francis Bacon Sr
The worst men often give the best advice.
Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the...
The best part of beauty is that which no picture can express.
Atheism is rather in the life than in the heart of man
Begin doing what you want to do now. We are not living in eternity. We...
He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils; for time is the...
Custom is the principle magistrate of man's life
To choose time is to save time.
Young men are fitter to invent than to judge, fitter for execution than for counsel,...
Wise men make more opportunities than they find.
The wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts: but if he...
Boldness is a child of ignorance
If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen...
Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part...
Studies serve for delight, for ornaments, and for ability.
They that deny a God destroy man's nobility, for certainly man is of kin to...
The root of all superstition is that men observe when a thing hits, but not...
Everyone has his superstitions. One of mine has always been when I started to go...
Superstition is the religion of feeble minds