Time is the measure of business.
Quote by Francis Bacon
It is in life as it is in ways, the shortest way is commonly the...
Opportunity makes a thief.
If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.
A bachelor's life is a fine breakfast, a flat lunch, and a miserable dinner.
Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New.
For my name and memory I leave to men's charitable speeches, and to foreign nations...
Without friends the world is but a wilderness. There is no man that imparteth his...
A sudden bold and unexpected question doth many times surprise a man and lay him...
Truth emerges more readily from error than from confusion.
God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures.
Fashion is only the attempt to realize art in living forms and social intercourse.
The place of justice is a hallowed place.
Nothing is pleasant that is not spiced with variety.
A man must make his opportunity, as oft as find it.
The four pillars of government . . . (which are religion, justice, counsel, and treasure).
Judges ought to be more leaned than witty, more reverent than plausible, and more advised...
I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years...
This is certain, that a man that studieth revenge keeps his wounds green, which otherwise...
The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses...
God has placed no limits to the exercise of the intellect he has given us,...