There is superstition in avoiding superstitions
Quote by Francis Bacon Sr
Boldness is ever blind, for it sees not dangers and inconveniences whence it is bad...
There is no comparison between that which is lost by not succeeding and that lost...
It's not what we eat but what we digest that makes us strong; not what...
Wise men make more opportunities than they find.
God hangs the greatest weights upon the smallest wires
Natural abilities are like natural plants; they need pruning by study
A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds...
Great hypocrite are the real atheists.
To suffering there is a limit; to fearing, none.
Knowledge and human power are synonymous
God never wrought miracles to convince atheism, because his ordinary works convince it.
He that gives good advice, builds with one hand; he that gives good counsel and...
Great hypocrite are the real atheists
Beauty itself is but the sensible image of the Infinite.
Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part...
Fashion is only the attempt to realize art in living forms and social intercourse.
A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green, which otherwise would heal and...
The mould of a man's fortune is in his own hands.
Instead of comparing our lot with that of those who are more fortunate than we...
Men's fortunes are on a wheel, which in its turning suffers not the same man...