The joys of parents are secret, and so are their griefs and fears: they cannot utter the one, nor will they utter the other.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Therefore if a man look sharply and attentively, he shall see Fortune; for though she...
The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.
Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New.
Money is like muck, not good except it be spread.
They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing...
It is as natural to die as to be born; and to a little infant,...
Men fear death as children fear to go in the dark; and as that natural...
It is natural to die as to be born.
Money is like manure, of very little use except it be spread.
Next to religion, let your care be to promote justice.
In taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy; but in passing it...
If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.
Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable..
The fortune which nobody sees makes a person happy and unenvied.
People usually think according to their inclinations, speak according to their learning and ingrained opinions,...
The correlative to loving our neighbors as ourselves is hating ourselves as we hate our...
They that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils.
The momentous thing in human life is the art of winning the soul to good...
The pencil of the Holy Ghost hath labored more in describing the afflictions of Job...
There is no comparison between that which is lost by not succeeding and that which...