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Francis Bacon Quotes
Brief author info: Francis Bacon (1561-1626) English philosopher, statesman, essayist.
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Suspicions amongst thoughts are like bats amongst birds, they ever fly by twilight.
Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses.
Knowledge is power.
Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more a man's nature runs to, the more ought law to weed it out.
In taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy; but in passing it over, he is superior.
Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed.
A lie faces God and shrinks from man.
All rising to great place is by a winding stair.
... wife and children are a kind of discipline of humanity.
A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.
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