Quotes by Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon

English philosopher and statesman

Alive from: 1561-1626

Category: Politics | Philosophers

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    Consistency is the foundation of virtue.
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    Cure the disease and kill the patient.
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    Death is a friend of ours; and he that is not ready to entertain him is not at home.
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    Discern of the coming on of years, and think not to do the same things still; for age will not be defied.
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    Discretion in speech is more than eloquence.
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    Discretion of speech is more than eloquence, and to speak agreeably to him with whom we deal is more than to speak in good words, or in good order.
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    Fame is like a river, that beareth up things light and swollen, and drowns things weighty and solid.
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    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.
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    For my name and memory I leave to men's charitable speeches, and to foreign nations and the next ages.
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    For there is no question but a just fear of an imminent danger, though there be no blow given, is a lawful cause of war.
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    Fortitude is the marshal of thought, the armor of the will, and the fort of reason.
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    Fortune is like the market, where, many times, if you can stay a little, the price will fall.
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    Friends are thieves of time.
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    Friendship redoubleth joys, and cutteth griefs in halves.
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    God hangs the greatest weights upon the smallest wires.
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