Therefore if a man look sharply and attentively, he shall see Fortune; for though she be blind, yet she is not invisible.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils; for time is the...
Who ever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul.
Without friends the world is but a wilderness. There is no man that imparteth his...
Men fear death as children fear to go in the dark; and as that natural...
Studies perfect nature and are perfected still by experience.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
It is as natural to die as to be born; and to a little infant,...
Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground
Age appears to be best in four things; old wood best to burn, old wine...
Nothing is pleasant that is not spiced with variety.
The fortune which nobody sees makes a person happy and unenvied.
This is certain, that a man that studieth revenge keeps his wounds green, which otherwise...
The desire of excessive power caused the angels to fall; the desire of knowledge caused...
It is natural to die as to be born.
God's first creature, which was light.
Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes; adversity not without many comforts and hopes.
Friendship increases in visiting friends, but in visiting them seldom.
Money is a good servant but a bad master.
Young men wish; love, money and health. One day, they'll say; health, money and love.
The modern banking system manufactures money out of nothing. The process is perhaps the most...