Small amounts of philosophy lead to atheism, but larger amounts bring us back to God.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
It is as hard and severe a thing to be a true politician as to...
Of all virtues and dignities of the mind, goodness is the greatest, being the character...
For a crowd is not company; and faces are but a gallery of pictures; and...
Antiquities are history defaced, or some remnants of history which have casually escaped the shipwreck...
There is a wisdom in this beyond the rules of physic: a man's own observation...
The root of all superstition is that men observe when a thing hits, but not...
I have often thought upon death, and I find it the least of all evils.
The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.
What is truth? said jesting Pilate; and would not stay for an answer.
It is a certain sign of a wise government and proceeding that it can hold...
If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen...
For also knowledge itself is power.
Opportunity makes a thief.
In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
The desire of excessive power caused the angels to fall; the desire of knowledge caused...
Friendship increases in visiting friends, but in visiting them seldom.
The worst solitude is to have no real friendships.
Fortitude is the marshal of thought, the armor of the will, and the fort of...
The remedy is worse than the disease.