Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses.
Quote by Francis Bacon Sr
Fortune his like the market, where many times, if you can stay a little, the...
Houses are built to live in and not to look on.
Beauty itself is but the sensible image of the Infinite.
Wise men make more opportunities than they find.
Prosperity discovers vice, adversity discovers virtue.
Envy is ever joined with the comparing of a man's self; and where there is...
Boldness is a child of ignorance
The place of justice is a hallowed place
It is true greatness to have in one the frailty of a man and the...
This delivering of knowledge in distinct and disjointed aphorisms doth leave the wit of man...
Boldness is ever blind, for it sees not dangers and inconveniences whence it is bad...
Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed.
Come home to men's business and bosoms.
Nature is a labyrinth in which the very haste you move with will make you...
Custom is the principle magistrate of man's life
Fame is like a river, that beareth up things light and swollen, and drowns things...
Great hypocrite are the real atheists.
If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen...
To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.
Really big people are, above everything else, courteous, considerate and generous - not just to...
Grace is available for each of us every day - our spiritual daily bread -...
Love is a feeling, marriage is a contract, and relationships are work.