Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the most valuable.
Quote by Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon Quotes
Nuptial love makes mankind; friendly love perfects it; but wanton love corrupts and debases it.
Science is but an image of the truth.
If we do not maintain justice, justice will not maintain us.
Rebellions of the belly are the worst.
It is as natural to die as to be born; and to a little infant,...
Things alter for the worse spontaneously, if they be not altered for the better designedly.
Age appears to be best in four things; old wood best to burn, old wine...
Acorns were good until bread was found.
Nothing doth more hurt in a state than that cunning men pass for wise.
Time is the measure of business.
Oh! death will find me long before I tire of watching you.
Small amounts of philosophy lead to atheism, but larger amounts bring us back to God.
Judges ought to be more leaned than witty, more reverent than plausible, and more advised...
Money is a good servant but a bad master.
The correlative to loving our neighbors as ourselves is hating ourselves as we hate our...
Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be...
Who ever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul.
Old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old...
I have certainly known more men destroyed by the desire to have a wife and...
The word which came unto Jeremiah from the LORD in the days of Jehoiakim the...