What is truth? said jesting Pilate; and would not stay for an answer.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.
Fortune is like the market, where, many times, if you can stay a little, the...
Young people are fitter to invent than to judge; fitter for execution than for counsel;...
The correlative to loving our neighbors as ourselves is hating ourselves as we hate our...
Life, an age to the miserable, and a moment to the happy.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils; for time is the...
Pictures and shapes are but secondary objects and please or displease only in the memory.
But men must know, that in this theatre of man's life it is reserved only...
If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.
Knowledge and human power are synonymous.
Books must follow sciences, and not sciences books.
A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds...
A bachelor's life is a fine breakfast, a flat lunch, and a miserable dinner.
Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the...
Rebellions of the belly are the worst.
Seek ye first the good things of the mind, and the rest will either be...
There is a difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man...
A man's home may seem to be his castle on the outside; inside, it is...
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.