The momentous thing in human life is the art of winning the soul to good or evil.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more a man's nature runs to,...
Friends are thieves of time.
Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.
Of all virtues and dignities of the mind, goodness is the greatest, being the character...
The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses...
For a crowd is not company; and faces are but a gallery of pictures; and...
Children sweeten labours, but they make misfortunes more bitter.
A man must make his opportunity, as oft as find it.
The root of all superstition is that men observe when a thing hits, but not...
Antiquities are history defaced, or some remnants of history which have casually escaped the shipwreck...
Oh! death will find me long before I tire of watching you.
Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground
The pencil of the Holy Ghost hath labored more in describing the afflictions of Job...
The genius, wit, and the spirit of a nation are discovered by their proverbs.
The remedy is worse than the disease.
Silence is the sleep that nourishes wisdom.
Silence is the virtue of fools.
A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green, which otherwise would heal and...
Just can't live that negative way...make way for the positive day!
Moral indignation is jealousy with a halo.