Who questions much, shall learn much, and retain much.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
Time is the measure of business.
People usually think according to their inclinations, speak according to their learning and ingrained opinions,...
Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground.
It is natural to die as to be born.
Money is like muck, not good except it be spread.
Reading maketh a full man; conference a ready man; and writing an exact man.
Many a man's strength is in opposition, and when he faileth, he grows out of...
I have often thought upon death, and I find it the least of all evils.
In taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy; but in passing it...
Silence is the virtue of fools.
I had rather believe all the Fables in the Legend, and the Talmud, and the...
Science is but an image of the truth.
The pencil of the Holy Ghost hath labored more in describing the afflictions of Job...
He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils; for time is the...
They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing...
This is certain, that a man that studieth revenge keeps his wounds green, which otherwise...
If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.
The genius, wit, and the spirit of a nation are discovered by their proverbs.
Children sweeten labours, but they make misfortunes more bitter.
The worst solitude is to have no real friendships.