Quotes by Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon

English philosopher and statesman

Alive from: 1561-1626

Category: Politics | Philosophers

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    A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.
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    God Almighty first planted a garden. And indeed, it is the purest of human pleasures.
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    Antiquities are history defaced, or some remnants of history which have casually escaped the shipwreck of time.
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    Prosperity discovers vice, adversity discovers virtue.
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    The place of justice is a hallowed place.
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    Whoever is out of patience is out of possession of his soul. Men must not turn into bees, and kill themselves in stinging others.
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    A bachelor's life is a fine breakfast, a flat lunch, and a miserable dinner.
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    A good conscience is a continual feast.
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    A graceful and pleasing figure is a perpetual letter of recommendation.
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    A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, But depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion.
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    A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.
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    A man who contemplates revenge keeps his wounds green.
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    A mixture of a lie doth ever add pleasure.
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    A sudden bold and unexpected question doth many times surprise a man and lay him open.
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    A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
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