The remedy is worse than the disease.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
There is nothing makes a man suspect much, more than to know little.
Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more a man's nature runs to,...
The momentous thing in human life is the art of winning the soul to good...
To be free minded and cheerfully disposed at hours of meat and sleep and of...
For my name and memory I leave to men's charitable speeches, and to foreign nations...
The joys of parents are secret, and so are their grieves and fears.
If money be not thy servant, it will be thy master. The covetous man cannot...
Nothing doth more hurt in a state than that cunning men pass for wise.
Seek ye first the good things of the mind, and the rest will either be...
There is a difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man...
The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.
Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be...
Friends are thieves of time.
Reading maketh a full man; conference a ready man; and writing an exact man.
If we do not maintain justice, justice will not maintain us.
Money is like muck, not good except it be spread.
The four pillars of government . . . (which are religion, justice, counsel, and treasure).
They that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils.
Rebellions of the belly are the worst.
Small amounts of philosophy lead to atheism, but larger amounts bring us back to God.