Quotes by Francis Bacon

Quotes by Francis Bacon
Quote by Francis Bacon

Silence is the sleep that nourishes wisdom.

Silence, Wisdom
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Quote by Francis Bacon

In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.

Light, Darkness, Good and Evil
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Quote by Francis Bacon

Age appears to be best in four things; old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.

Age
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Quote by Francis Bacon

The best part of beauty is that which no picture can express.

Beauty
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Quote by Francis Bacon - Letzte Worte

My name and memory I leave to men's charitable speeches, to foreign nations and to the next age.

Last Words
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Quote by Francis Bacon

He that traveleth into a country before he hath some entrance into the language, goeth to school, and not to travel.

Traveling, Languages
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Book Quote by Francis Bacon from Essays

Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.

Hope
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Quote by Francis Bacon

Books must follow sciences, and not sciences books.

Books, Science
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Book Quote by Francis Bacon from Meditationes Sacræ

For knowledge, too, itself is power.
(Col. 'Knowledge is power.')

Knowledge, Intelligence
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Quote by Francis Bacon

Revenge is a kind of wild justice; which the more man's nature runs to, the more ought law to weed it out.

Revenge
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Book Quote by Francis Bacon from Essays

Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested.

Books
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Quote by Francis Bacon

Books are ships which pass through the vast sea of time.

Books, Time
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