They that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
The arch-flatterer, with whom all the petty flatterers have intelligence, is a man's self.
For my name and memory I leave to men's charitable speeches, and to foreign nations...
Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground.
Therefore if a man look sharply and attentively, he shall see Fortune; for though she...
Lies are sufficient to breed opinion, and opinion brings on substance.
He that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune; for they are impediments...
There is a difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man...
Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the...
Books will speak plain when counselors blanch.
Life, an age to the miserable, and a moment to the happy.
Age appears to be best in four things; old wood best to burn, old wine...
For a crowd is not company; and faces are but a gallery of pictures; and...
Next to religion, let your care be to promote justice.
By indignities men come to dignities.
Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.
Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses.
Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground
Science is but an image of the truth.
Fortitude is the marshal of thought, the armor of the will, and the fort of...
It is as natural to die as to be born; and to a little infant,...