Who questions much, shall learn much, and retain much.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
People usually think according to their inclinations, speak according to their learning and ingrained opinions,...
There is no comparison between that which is lost by not succeeding and that which...
Nuptial love makes mankind; friendly love perfects it; but wanton love corrupts and debases it.
God hangs the greatest weights upon the smallest wires.
Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New.
Books will speak plain when counselors blanch.
Without friends the world is but a wilderness. There is no man that imparteth his...
Who ever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul.
Friends are thieves of time.
Fashion is only the attempt to realize art in living forms and social intercourse.
Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be...
It is impossible to love and be wise.
Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.
The correlative to loving our neighbors as ourselves is hating ourselves as we hate our...
Old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old...
He that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune; for they are impediments...
It is as natural to die as to be born; and to a little infant,...
The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses...
The pencil of the Holy Ghost hath labored more in describing the afflictions of Job...
Rebellions of the belly are the worst.