This is certain, that a man that studieth revenge keeps his wounds green, which otherwise would heal and do well.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
Fortitude is the marshal of thought, the armor of the will, and the fort of...
Who questions much, shall learn much, and retain much.
We are much beholden to Machiavel and others, that write what men do, and not...
God hangs the greatest weights upon the smallest wires.
Money is a good servant but a bad master.
Therefore if a man look sharply and attentively, he shall see Fortune; for though she...
Who ever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul.
Science is but an image of the truth.
Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground.
Knowledge and human power are synonymous.
God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures.
If we do not maintain justice, justice will not maintain us.
Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground
In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.
It is as hard and severe a thing to be a true politician as to...
If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.
The correlative to loving our neighbors as ourselves is hating ourselves as we hate our...
Friendship increases in visiting friends, but in visiting them seldom.
Your worst enemy could be your best friend, and your best friend your worst enemy.
He who does not feel his friends to be the world to him, does not...