The genius, wit, and the spirit of a nation are discovered by their proverbs.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures.
In taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy; but in passing it...
Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground
Science is but an image of the truth.
The place of justice is a hallowed place.
Lies are sufficient to breed opinion, and opinion brings on substance.
Little do men perceive what solitude is, and how far it extendeth. For a crowd...
God has placed no limits to the exercise of the intellect he has given us,...
Certainly the best works, and of greatest merit for the public, have proceeded from the...
Nothing doth more hurt in a state than that cunning men pass for wise.
In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.
The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.
They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing...
Truth emerges more readily from error than from confusion.
Seek ye first the good things of the mind, and the rest will either be...
Studies perfect nature and are perfected still by experience.
The correlative to loving our neighbors as ourselves is hating ourselves as we hate our...
Acorns were good until bread was found.
A man must make his opportunity, as oft as find it.
A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.