The correlative to loving our neighbors as ourselves is hating ourselves as we hate our neighbors.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
People have discovered that they can fool the devil; but they can't fool the neighbors.
Who ever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul.
He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils; for time is the...
Who questions much, shall learn much, and retain much.
Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground
A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green, which otherwise would heal and...
Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable..
For also knowledge itself is power.
The fortune which nobody sees makes a person happy and unenvied.
A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds...
Nothing doth more hurt in a state than that cunning men pass for wise.
If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts, but if he...
There is a difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man...
Riches are a good hand maiden, but a poor mistress.
But men must know, that in this theatre of man's life it is reserved only...
A man must make his opportunity, as oft as find it.
Nothing is pleasant that is not spiced with variety.
For my name and memory I leave to men's charitable speeches, and to foreign nations...
We are much beholden to Machiavel and others, that write what men do, and not...