Truth is a good dog; but always beware of barking too close to the heels of an error, lest you get your brains kicked out.
Quote by Francis Bacon Sr
Silence is the virtue of fools.
Great hypocrite are the real atheists
Atheism is rather in the life than in the heart of man
The poets did well to conjoin music and medicine, because the office of medicine is...
Begin doing what you want to do now. We are not living in eternity. We...
If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts: but if he...
Houses are built to live in and not to look on.
It is impossible to love and to be wise.
There is no comparison between that which is lost by not succeeding and that lost...
There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.
Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed.
A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds...
I do not believe that any man fears to be dead, but only the stroke...
Young men are fitter to invent than to judge, fitter for execution than for counsel,...
Cleanness of body was ever deemed to proceed from a due reverence to God.
Nature is often hidden, sometimes overcome, seldom extinguished.
It is a strange desire, to seek power, and to lose liberty; or to seek...
To choose time is to save time.
Excellence is not a singular act, but a habit. You are what you repeatedly do.
Meditation brings wisdom; lack of mediation leaves ignorance. Know well what leads you forward and...
I need so much time for doing nothing that I have no time for work.