There is no comparison between that which is lost by not succeeding and that lost by not trying.
Quote by Francis Bacon Sr
Cleanness of body was ever deemed to proceed from a due reverence to God.
The best preservative to keep the mind on health is the faithful admonition of a...
Custom is the principle magistrate of man's life
Beauty itself is but the sensible image of the Infinite.
If money be not thy servant, it will be thy master. The covetous man cannot...
The remedy is worse than the disease.
Come home to men's business and bosoms.
A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.
Great hypocrite are the real atheists
Envy is ever joined with the comparing of a man's self; and where there is...
Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New.
It is the true office of history to represent the events themselves, together with the...
Money is like manure, of very little use except it be spread.
Judges must beware of hard constructions and strained inferences, for there is no worse torture...
It's not what we eat but what we digest that makes us strong; not what...
Revenge is a kind of wild justice.
The desire of power in excess caused the angels to fall; the desire of knowledge...
The desire for power in excess caused angels to fall; the desire for knowledge in...
When you feel in your gut what you are and then dynamically pursue it -...
Our destiny changes with our thought; we shall become what we wish to become, do...
Truth, like the juice of the poppy, in small quantities, calms men; in larger, heats...