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Quotes By Francis Bacon

Nationality
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DOB
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22-01-1561
DOD
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9-04-1626

Philosopher Francis Bacon was born on 22th January 1561 AD. A British citizen, Francis Bacon was born in United Kingdom. Francis Bacon was 65 years old when he died on 9th April 1626 AD. In his life Francis Bacon was famous not only for his work but also for quotations and sayings, some of which are quite popular and listed here.

There was never law, or sect, or opinion did so much magnify goodness, as the Christian religion doth.

- Francis Bacon

A bachelor's life is a fine breakfast, a flat lunch, and a miserable dinner.

- Francis Bacon

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

- Francis Bacon

A man must make his opportunity, as oft as find it.

- The Essays of Sir Francis Bacon , Francis Bacon

A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.

- Francis Bacon

A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.

- Francis Bacon

A sudden bold and unexpected question doth many times surprise a man and lay him open.

- Francis Bacon

A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.

- The Essays , Francis Bacon

Acorns were good until bread was found.

- 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.

- Francis Bacon

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

- Francis Bacon

Antiquities are history defaced, or some remnants of history which have casually escaped the shipwreck of time.

- Francis Bacon

Beauty itself is but the sensible image of the Infinite.

- Francis Bacon

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

- Francis Bacon

Certainly the best works, and of greatest merit for the public, have proceeded from the unmarried, or childless men.

- Francis Bacon

Children sweeten labours, but they make misfortunes more bitter.

- Francis Bacon

There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.

- Francis Bacon

Men fear death as children fear to go in the dark; and as that natural fear in children is increased with tales, so is the other.

- The Essays , Francis Bacon

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