The remedy is worse than the disease.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
God's first creature, which was light.
As the births of living creatures are at first ill-shapen, so are all innovations, which...
Fortune is like the market, where, many times, if you can stay a little, the...
The momentous thing in human life is the art of winning the soul to good...
Little do men perceive what solitude is, and how far it extendeth. For a crowd...
Virtue is like a rich stone, best plain set.
Old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old...
Rebellions of the belly are the worst.
Of all virtues and dignities of the mind, goodness is the greatest, being the character...
I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years...
Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more a man's nature runs to,...
A sudden bold and unexpected question doth many times surprise a man and lay him...
The worst solitude is to have no real friendships.
Truth emerges more readily from error than from confusion.
For my name and memory I leave to men's charitable speeches, and to foreign nations...
Studies perfect nature and are perfected still by experience.
Books must follow sciences, and not sciences books.
If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.
If we do not maintain justice, justice will not maintain us.
Who ever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul.