Nothing destroys authority more than the unequal and untimely interchange of power stretched too far and relaxed too much.
Quote by Francis Bacon Sr
The place of justice is a hallowed place
Natural abilities are like natural plants, that need pruning by study; and studies themselves do...
It is impossible to love and to be wise.
Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New.
It is the true office of history to represent the events themselves, together with the...
Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god
The best preservative to keep the mind on health is the faithful admonition of a...
Knowledge is power.
Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes; adversity not without many comforts and hopes
Young men are fitter to invent than to judge, fitter for execution than for counsel,...
Nature is a labyrinth in which the very haste you move with will make you...
Reading maketh a full man.
To suffering there is a limit; to fearing, none.
It's not what we eat but what we digest that makes us strong; not what...
The job of the artist is to deepen the mystery
Nothing is terrible except fear itself.
Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the...
Money is like manure, of very little use except it be spread.
Never work just for money or for power. They won't save your soul or help...
We dont have a trillion-dollar debt because we havent taxed enough; we have a trillion-dollar...