Francis Bacon Quotes

Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Categories: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
it-is-impossible-to-love-and-to-be-wise
a-bachelors-life-is-a-fine-breakfast-a-flat-lunch-and-a-miserable-dinner
small-amounts-of-philosophy-lead-to-atheism-but-larger-amounts-bring-us-back-to-god
gods-first-creature-which-was-light
i-will-never-be-an-old-man-to-me-old-age-is-always-15-years-older-than-i-am
a-man-that-studieth-revenge-keeps-his-own-wounds-green
the-best-part-of-beauty-is-that-which-no-picture-can-express
knowledge-is-power
the-subtlety-of-nature-is-greater-many-times-over-than-the-subtlety-of-the-senses-and-understanding
nature-is-often-hidden-sometimes-overcome-seldom-extinguished
if-a-mans-wit-be-wandering-let-him-study-the-mathematics
friends-are-thieves-of-time
truth-is-the-daughter-of-time-not-of-authority
silence-is-the-sleep-that-nourishes-wisdom
age-will-not-be-defied
discern-of-the-coming-on-of-years-and-think-not-to-do-the-same-things-still-for-age-will-not-be-defied
some-books-are-to-be-tasted-others-to-be-swallowed-and-some-few-to-be-chewed-and-digested
nuptial-love-makes-mankind-friendly-love-perfects-it-but-wanton-love-corrupts-and-debases-it
for-a-crowd-is-not-company-and-faces-are-but-a-gallery-of-pictures-and-talk-but-a-tinkling-cymbal-where-there-is-no-love
it-is-impossible-to-love-and-be-wise
houses-are-built-to-live-in-and-not-to-look-on-therefore-let-use-be-preferred-before-uniformity
if-a-man-will-begin-with-certainties-he-shall-end-in-doubts-but-if-he-will-content-to-begin-with-doubts-he-shall-end-in-certainties
the-joys-of-parents-are-secret-and-so-are-their-griefs-and-fears
a-wise-man-will-make-more-opportunities-than-he-finds
rebellions-of-the-belly-are-the-worst
time-is-the-measure-of-business
choose-the-life-that-is-most-useful-and-habit-will-make-it-the-most-agreeable
if-a-man-be-gracious-and-courteous-to-strangers-it-shows-he-is-a-citizen-of-the-world
a-healthy-body-is-a-guestchamber-for-the-soul-a-sick-body-is-a-prison
a-man-finds-himself-seven-years-older-the-day-after-his-marriage
important-families-are-like-potatoes-the-best-parts-are-underground
i-have-often-thought-upon-death-and-i-find-it-the-least-of-all-evils
oh-death-will-find-me-long-before-i-tire-of-watching-you
to-be-free-minded-and-cheerfully-disposed-at-hours-of-meat-and-sleep-and-of-exercise-is-one-of-the-best-precepts-of-long-lasting
the-job-of-the-artist-is-always-to-deepen-the-mystery
books-must-follow-sciences-and-not-sciences-books
the-four-pillars-of-government--which-are-religion-justice-counsel-and-treasure
money-is-like-muck-not-good-except-it-be-spread
money-is-a-good-servant-but-a-bad-master
if-we-do-not-maintain-justice-justice-will-not-maintain-us
consistency-is-foundation-virtue
do-not-wonder-if-common-people-speak-more-truly-than-those-above-them-they-speak-more-safely-francis-bacon
we-think-according-to-nature-we-speak-according-to-rules-we-act-according-to-custom-francis-bacon
discretion-speech-is-more-than-eloquence-to-speak-agreeably-to-him-with-whom-we-deal-is-more-than-to-speak-in-good-words-in-good-order-francis-bacon
life-is-marshmallow-easy-to-chew-but-hard-to-swallow-francis-bacon
before-i-start-painting-i-have-slightly-ambiguous-feeling-happiness-is-special-excitement-because-unhappiness-is-always-possible-moment-later-francis-bacon
a-just-fear-imminent-danger-though-be-no-blow-given-is-lawful-cause-war-francis-bacon
princes-are-like-heavenly-bodies-which-cause-good-evil-times-which-have-much-veneration-but-no-rest-francis-bacon
to-know-truly-is-to-know-by-causes-francis-bacon
there-arises-from-bad-unapt-formation-words-wonderful-obstruction-to-mind-francis-bacon
certainly-it-is-heaven-upon-earth-to-have-mans-mind-move-in-charity-rest-in-providence-turn-upon-poles-truth-francis-bacon
atheism-leads-man-to-sense-to-philosophy-to-natural-piety-to-laws-to-reputation-all-which-may-be-guides-to-outward-moral-virtue-francis-bacon
in-all-negotiations-difficulty-man-may-not-look-to-sow-reap-at-once-but-must-prepare-business-ripen-it-by-degrees-francis-bacon
and-as-for-mixed-mathematics-i-may-only-make-this-prediction-that-there-cannot-fail-to-be-more-kinds-them-as-nature-grows-further-disclosed-francis-bacon
nothing-opens-heart-like-true-friend-to-whom-you-may-impart-griefs-joys-fears-hopes-whatever-lies-upon-heart-francis-bacon
i-knew-wise-man-that-had-it-for-byword-when-he-saw-men-hasten-to-conclusion-stay-little-that-we-may-make-end-sooner-francis-bacon
look-to-make-your-course-regular-that-men-may-know-beforehand-what-they-may-expect-francis-bacon
half-science-is-putting-forth-right-questions-francis-bacon
friendship-redoubleth-joys-cutteth-griefs-in-half-francis-bacon
for-no-man-can-forbid-spark-nor-tell-whence-it-may-come-francis-bacon
a-man-that-is-young-in-years-may-be-old-in-hours-if-he-have-lost-no-time-francis-bacon
there-ought-to-be-gardens-for-all-months-in-year-in-which-severally-things-beauty-may-be-then-in-season-francis-bacon
they-are-happy-men-whose-natures-sort-with-their-vocations-francis-bacon
if-man-will-begin-with-certainties-he-shall-end-in-doubts-but-if-he-will-be-content-to-begin-with-doubts-he-shall-end-in-certainties-francis-bacon
the-punishing-wits-enhances-their-authority-francis-bacon
by-indignities-men-come-to-dignities-francis-bacon