Rebellions of the belly are the worst.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
Children sweeten labours, but they make misfortunes more bitter.
Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable.
Money is like manure, of very little use except it be spread.
Friends are thieves of time.
Judges ought to be more leaned than witty, more reverent than plausible, and more advised...
It is as natural to die as to be born; and to a little infant,...
Pictures and shapes are but secondary objects and please or displease only in the memory.
Discretion of speech is more than eloquence, and to speak agreeably to him with whom...
The place of justice is a hallowed place.
A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green, which otherwise would heal and...
When a man laughs at his troubles he loses a great many friends. They never...
Next to religion, let your care be to promote justice.
Opportunity makes a thief.
If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts, but if he...
Discern of the coming on of years, and think not to do the same things...
The genius, wit, and the spirit of a nation are discovered by their proverbs.
Who ever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul.
Science is but an image of the truth.
Knowledge and human power are synonymous.
The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses...