The joys of parents are secret, and so are their grieves and fears.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green, which otherwise would heal and...
God has placed no limits to the exercise of the intellect he has given us,...
The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses...
There is nothing makes a man suspect much, more than to know little.
Discretion of speech is more than eloquence, and to speak agreeably to him with whom...
Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes; adversity not without many comforts and hopes.
Studies perfect nature and are perfected still by experience.
God's first creature, which was light.
Little do men perceive what solitude is, and how far it extendeth. For a crowd...
Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable.
The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.
Books must follow sciences, and not sciences books.
Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable..
Fortune is like the market, where, many times, if you can stay a little, the...
If we do not maintain justice, justice will not maintain us.
In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.
Friendship increases in visiting friends, but in visiting them seldom.
Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New.
Seek ye first the good things of the mind, and the rest will either be...
God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures.