They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing but sea.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
Small amounts of philosophy lead to atheism, but larger amounts bring us back to God.
People usually think according to their inclinations, speak according to their learning and ingrained opinions,...
There is no comparison between that which is lost by not succeeding and that which...
A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds...
Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not; a sense...
The joys of parents are secret, and so are their griefs and fears.
The joys of parents are secret, and so are their grieves and fears.
If we do not maintain justice, justice will not maintain us.
God's first creature, which was light.
Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable.
Seek ye first the good things of the mind, and the rest will either be...
Silence is the virtue of fools.
This is certain, that a man that studieth revenge keeps his wounds green, which otherwise...
Truth emerges more readily from error than from confusion.
The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses...
It is as hard and severe a thing to be a true politician as to...
Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable..
A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green, which otherwise would heal and...
We have met the enemy and he is us.
If at first you don't succeed, failure may be your style.