Only the Greatest and the Best Quotes from Francis Bacon




Quote : "Charity will hardly water the ground, where it must first fill a pool."

Quote : "It were better, to meet some dangers half way, though they come nothing near, than to keep too long a watch upon their approaches."

Quote : "Seek the good of other men, but be not in bondage to their faces or fancies; for that is but facility, or softness; which taketh an honest mind prisoner."

Quote : "It is one of the best bonds, both of chastity and obedience, in the wife, if she think her husband wise; which she will never do, if she find him jealous."

Quote : "To say that a man lieth, is as much to say, as that he is brave towards God, and a coward towards men."

Quote : "It is a pleasure, to stand upon the shore, and to see ships tossed upon the sea; a pleasure, to stand in the window of a castle, and to see a battle, and the adventures thereof below: but no pleasure is comparable to the standing upon the vantage ground of truth."

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