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quote by Sir Francis Bacon: I would like my pictures to look as if a human being had passed between them, like a snail, leaving a trail of the human presence and memory trace of past events, as the snail leaves its slime. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

I would like my pictures to look as if a human being had passed between them, like a snail, leaving a trail of the human presence and memory trace of past events, as the snail leaves its slime.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Disciples do owe their masters only a temporary belief, and a suspension of their own judgment till they be fully instructed. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Disciples do owe their masters only a temporary belief, and a suspension of their own judgment till they be fully instructed.

--Sir Francis Bacon

quote by Sir Francis Bacon: One always starts work with the subject, no matter how tenuous it is, and one constructs an artificial structure by which one can trap the reality of the subject-matter that one has started from. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

One always starts work with the subject, no matter how tenuous it is, and one constructs an artificial structure by which one can trap the reality of the subject-matter that one has started from.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Photographs are not only points of reference... they're often triggers of ideas. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Photographs are not only points of reference... they're often triggers of ideas.

--Sir Francis Bacon

quote by Sir Francis Bacon: It is rightly laid down that 'true knowledge is knowledge by causes.' Also the establishment of four causes is not bad: material, formal, efficient and final. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

It is rightly laid down that 'true knowledge is knowledge by causes.' Also the establishment of four causes is not bad: material, formal, efficient and final.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Nuptial love makes mankind; friendly love perfects it; but wanton love corrupts and debases it. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Nuptial love makes mankind; friendly love perfects it; but wanton love corrupts and debases it.

--Sir Francis Bacon

quote by Sir Francis Bacon: If I go to the National Gallery and I look at one of the great paintings that excite me there, it's not so much the painting that excites me as that the painting unlocks all kinds of valves of sensat… with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

If I go to the National Gallery and I look at one of the great paintings that excite me there, it's not so much the painting that excites me as that the painting unlocks all kinds of valves of sensation within me which return me to life more violently.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Of all virtues and dignities of the mind, goodness is the greatest. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Of all virtues and dignities of the mind, goodness is the greatest.

--Sir Francis Bacon

Longer Version:

Of all virtues and dignities of the mind, goodness is the greatest, being the character of the Deity; and without it, man is a busy, mischievous, wretched thing.



quote by Sir Francis Bacon: They are the best physicians, who being great in learning most incline to the traditions of experience, or being distinguished in practice do not reflect the methods and generalities of art. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

They are the best physicians, who being great in learning most incline to the traditions of experience, or being distinguished in practice do not reflect the methods and generalities of art.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: If you want to convey fact, this can only ever be done through a form of distortion. You must distort to transform what is called appearance into image. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

If you want to convey fact, this can only ever be done through a form of distortion. You must distort to transform what is called appearance into image.

--Sir Francis Bacon

quote by Sir Francis Bacon: There be many wise men, that have secret hearts, and transparent countenances. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

There be many wise men, that have secret hearts, and transparent countenances.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Revenge is a kind of wild justice. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Revenge is a kind of wild justice.

--Sir Francis Bacon

Longer Version:

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


quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Deformed persons commonly take revenge on nature. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Deformed persons commonly take revenge on nature.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: We must see whether the same clock with weights will go faster at the top of a mountain or at the bottom of a mine; it is probable, if the pull of the weights decreases on the mountain and increases … with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

We must see whether the same clock with weights will go faster at the top of a mountain or at the bottom of a mine; it is probable, if the pull of the weights decreases on the mountain and increases in the mine, that the earth has real attraction.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Gardening is the purest of human pleasures. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Gardening is the purest of human pleasures.

--Sir Francis Bacon

quote by Sir Francis Bacon: The sun, though it passes through dirty places, yet remains as pure as before. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

The sun, though it passes through dirty places, yet remains as pure as before.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Age appears best in four things: old wood to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust and old authors to read. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

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

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: As you work, the mood grows on you. There are certain images which suddenly get hold of me and I really want to do them. But it's true to say that the excitement and possibilities are in the working … with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

As you work, the mood grows on you. There are certain images which suddenly get hold of me and I really want to do them. But it's true to say that the excitement and possibilities are in the working and obviously can only come in the working.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Consistency is the foundation of virtue. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Consistency is the foundation of virtue.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: It has well been said that the arch-flatterer, with whom all petty flatterers have intelligence, is a man's self. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

It has well been said that the arch-flatterer, with whom all petty flatterers have intelligence, is a man's self.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: The only really interesting thing is
what happens between two people in a room. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

The only really interesting thing is
what happens between two people in a room.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Many secrets of art and nature are thought by the unlearned to be magical. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Many secrets of art and nature are thought by the unlearned to be magical.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: The general root of superstition : namely, that men observe when things hit, and not when they miss; and commit to memory the one, and forget and pass over the other. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

The general root of superstition : namely, that men observe when things hit, and not when they miss; and commit to memory the one, and forget and pass over the other.

--Sir Francis Bacon

quote by Sir Francis Bacon: The desire of power in excess caused the angels to fall; the desire of knowledge in excess caused man to fall: but in charity there is no excess; neither can angel nor man come in danger by it. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

The desire of power in excess caused the angels to fall; the desire of knowledge in excess caused man to fall: but in charity there is no excess; neither can angel nor man come in danger by it.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: For cleanness of body was ever esteemed to proceed from a due reverence to God, to society, and to ourselves. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

For cleanness of body was ever esteemed to proceed from a due reverence to God, to society, and to ourselves.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Cleanness of body was ever deemed to proceed from a due reverence to God. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Cleanness of body was ever deemed to proceed from a due reverence to God.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Secrecy in suits goes a great way towards success. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Secrecy in suits goes a great way towards success.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Knowledge is a rich storehouse for the glory of the Creator and the relief of man's estate. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Knowledge is a rich storehouse for the glory of the Creator and the relief of man's estate.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: The colors that show best by candlelight are white, carnation, and a kind of sea-water green. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

The colors that show best by candlelight are white, carnation, and a kind of sea-water green.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: To suffering there is a limit; to fearing, none. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

To suffering there is a limit; to fearing, none.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Important families are like potatoes. The best parts are underground.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: The wonder of a single snowflake outweighs the wisdom of a million meteorologists. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

The wonder of a single snowflake outweighs the wisdom of a million meteorologists.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: 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. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

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.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Histories make men wise; poets, witty; the mathematics, subtle; natural philosophy, deep; moral, grave; logic and rhetoric, able to contend. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Histories make men wise; poets, witty; the mathematics, subtle; natural philosophy, deep; moral, grave; logic and rhetoric, able to contend.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Begin doing what you want to do now. We are not living in eternity. We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand -- and melting like a snowflake. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Begin doing what you want to do now. We are not living in eternity. We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand -- and melting like a snowflake.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: To choose time, is to save time. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

To choose time, is to save time.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes, and adversity is not without comforts and hopes. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes, and adversity is not without comforts and hopes.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Nature, to be controlled, must be obeyed. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Nature, to be controlled, must be obeyed.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Some books should be tasted, some devoured, but only a few should be chewed and digested thoroughly. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Some books should be tasted, some devoured, but only a few should be chewed and digested thoroughly.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Money is a great servant but a bad master. with background image: plant growing from coin jar wallpaper
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Money is a great servant but a bad master.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: It is as hard and severe a thing to be a true politician as to be truly moral. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

It is as hard and severe a thing to be a true politician as to be truly moral.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: 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. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

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.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Children sweeten labours, but they make misfortunes more bitter. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Children sweeten labours, but they make misfortunes more bitter.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: But men must know, that in this theatre of man's life it is reserved only for God and angels to be lookers on. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

But men must know, that in this theatre of man's life it is reserved only for God and angels to be lookers on.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Pictures and shapes are but secondary objects and please or displease only in the memory. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Pictures and shapes are but secondary objects and please or displease only in the memory.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: The fortune which nobody sees makes a person happy and unenvied. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

The fortune which nobody sees makes a person happy and unenvied.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Virtue is like a rich stone, best plain set. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Virtue is like a rich stone, best plain set.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Riches are a good hand maiden, but a poor mistress. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Riches are a good hand maiden, but a poor mistress.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: The genius, wit, and the spirit of a nation are discovered by their proverbs. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

The genius, wit, and the spirit of a nation are discovered by their proverbs.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Whoever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul. with background image: person holding yellow petaled flower
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Whoever is out of patience is out of possession of their soul.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Opportunity makes a thief. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Opportunity makes a thief.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Life, an age to the miserable, and a moment to the happy. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Life, an age to the miserable, and a moment to the happy.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Lies are sufficient to breed opinion, and opinion brings on substance. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Lies are sufficient to breed opinion, and opinion brings on substance.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Studies serve for delight, for ornaments, and for ability. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Studies serve for delight, for ornaments, and for ability.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Next to religion, let your care be to promote justice. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Next to religion, let your care be to promote justice.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: For my name and memory I leave to men's charitable speeches, and to foreign nations and the next ages. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

For my name and memory I leave to men's charitable speeches, and to foreign nations and the next ages.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: He that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune; for they are impediments to great enterprises, either of virtue or mischief. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

He that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune; for they are impediments to great enterprises, either of virtue or mischief.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: I do not believe that any man fears to be dead, but only the stroke of death. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

I do not believe that any man fears to be dead, but only the stroke of death.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: God's first creature, which was light. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

God's first creature, which was light.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: The pencil of the Holy Ghost hath labored more in describing the afflictions of Job than the felicities of Solomon. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

The pencil of the Holy Ghost hath labored more in describing the afflictions of Job than the felicities of Solomon.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Good fame is like fire; when you have kindled you may easily preserve it; but if you extinguish it, you will not easily kindle it again. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Good fame is like fire; when you have kindled you may easily preserve it; but if you extinguish it, you will not easily kindle it again.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Fame is like a river, that beareth up things light and swollen, and drowns things weighty and solid. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Fame is like a river, that beareth up things light and swollen, and drowns things weighty and solid.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Nothing doth more hurt in a state than that cunning men pass for wise. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Nothing doth more hurt in a state than that cunning men pass for wise.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: As the births of living creatures are at first ill-shapen, so are all innovations, which are the births of time. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

As the births of living creatures are at first ill-shapen, so are all innovations, which are the births of time.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: People have discovered that they can fool the devil; but they can't fool the neighbors. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

People have discovered that they can fool the devil; but they can't fool the neighbors.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Judges must beware of hard constructions and strained inferences, for there is no worse torture than that of laws. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Judges must beware of hard constructions and strained inferences, for there is no worse torture than that of laws.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Friendship increases in visiting friends, but in visiting them seldom. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Friendship increases in visiting friends, but in visiting them seldom.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the most valuable. with background image: woman in striped shirt sitting on bed while writing
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Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the most valuable.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts, but if he will content to begin with doubts, he shall end in certainties. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts, but if he will content to begin with doubts, he shall end in certainties.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen of the world. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen of the world.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: By indignities men come to dignities. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

By indignities men come to dignities.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Young people are fitter to invent than to judge; fitter for execution than for counsel; and more fit for new projects than for settled business. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Young people are fitter to invent than to judge; fitter for execution than for counsel; and more fit for new projects than for settled business.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Science is but an image of the truth. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Science is but an image of the truth.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: The worst solitude is to have no real friendships. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

The worst solitude is to have no real friendships.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Read not to contradict and confute, nor to believe and take for granted... but to weigh and consider. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Read not to contradict and confute, nor to believe and take for granted... but to weigh and consider.

--Sir Francis Bacon

Longer Version:

Read not to contradict and confute; nor to believe and take for granted; nor to find talk and discourse; but to weigh and consider. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested: that is, some books are to be read only in parts, others to be read, but not curiously, and some few to be read wholly, and with diligence and attention.


quote by Sir Francis Bacon: A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils; for time is the greatest innovator. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils; for time is the greatest innovator.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: 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 … with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

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.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Fortitude is the marshal of thought, the armor of the will, and the fort of reason. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Fortitude is the marshal of thought, the armor of the will, and the fort of reason.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: The best part of beauty is that which no picture can express. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

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

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Silence is the sleep that nourishes wisdom. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Silence is the sleep that nourishes wisdom.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Certainly, in taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy, but in passing it over, he is superior; for it is a prince's part to pardon. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Certainly, in taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy, but in passing it over, he is superior; for it is a prince's part to pardon.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: God hangs the greatest weights upon the smallest wires. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

God hangs the greatest weights upon the smallest wires.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience.

--Sir Francis Bacon

Longer Version:

Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience. He that travelleth into a country before he hath some entrance into the language, goeth to school, and not to travel.


quote by Sir Francis Bacon: There is a difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man is really so; but he that thinks himself the wisest is generally the greatest fool. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

There is a difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man is really so; but he that thinks himself the wisest is generally the greatest fool.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper. with background image: woman in white shirt sitting on brown rock near lake during daytime
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Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: Beauty itself is but the sensible image of the Infinite. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

Beauty itself is but the sensible image of the Infinite.

--Sir Francis Bacon
quote by Sir Francis Bacon: When a man laughs at his troubles he loses a great many friends. They never forgive the loss of their prerogative. with background image: photo of author Sir Francis Bacon with quote

When a man laughs at his troubles he loses a great many friends. They never forgive the loss of their prerogative.

--Sir Francis Bacon

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