Truth will sooner come out from error than from confusion.

Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon

Profession: Philosopher
Nationality: British


Truth will sooner come out from error than from confusion. Francis Bacon

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A man dies as often as he loses his friends.

Where a man cannot fitly play his own part; if he have not a friend, he may quit the stage.

It is not the lie that passeth through the mind, but the lie that sinketh in and settleth in it, that doth the hurt.

The correlative to loving our neighbors as ourselves is hating ourselves as we hate our neighbors.

The less people speak of their greatness, the more we think of it.

The surest way to prevent seditions...is to take away the matter of them.

There was never proud man thought so absurdly well of himself, as the lover doth of the person loved; and therefore it was well said, That it is impossible to love, and to be wise.

So if a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.

What is truth? said jesting Pilate; and would not stay for an answer.

I wonder why it is that the countries with the most nobles also have the most misery?

The true atheist is he whose hands are cauterized by holy things.

Whoseoever is delighted in solitude, is either a wild beast or a god. Certain it is that the light that a man receiveth by counsel from another is drier and purer than that which cometh from his own understanding and judgment.

For the mind of man is far from the nature of a clear and equal glass, wherein the beams of things should reflect according to their true incidence; nay, it is rather like an enchanted glass, full of superstition and imposture, if it be not delivered and reduced.

People of age object too much, consult too long, adventure too little, repent too soon and seldom drive business home to it's conclusion, but content themselves with a mediocrity of success.