Francis Bacon Quotes.
Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.
Money is like manure, of very little use except it be spread.
He that hath knowledge spareth his words.
Judges ought to be more leaned than witty, more reverent than plausible, and more advised than confident. Above all things, integrity is their portion and proper virtue.
A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.
God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures.
There is no comparison between that which is lost by not succeeding and that which is lost by not trying.
I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am.
He that gives good advice, builds with one hand; he that gives good counsel and example, builds with both; but he that gives good admonition and bad example, builds with one hand and pulls down with the other.
The remedy is worse than the disease.
It is in life as it is in ways, the shortest way is commonly the foulest, and surely the fairer way is not much about.
Man prefers to believe what he prefers to be true.
Small amounts of philosophy lead to atheism, but larger amounts bring us back to God.
Truth is a good dog; but always beware of barking too close to the heels of an error, lest you get your brains kicked out.
Nature is often hidden, sometimes overcome, seldom extinguished.
A man must make his opportunity, as oft as find it.
Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the most valuable.