Quotes by Francis Bacon (Philosopher/English).

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Knowledge is power.
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Opportunity makes a thief.
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Friends are thieves of time.
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Silence is the virtue of fools.
• Francis Bacon
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By indignities men come to dignities.
• Francis Bacon
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The remedy is worse than the disease.
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Science is but an image of the truth.
• Francis Bacon
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God's first creature, which was light.
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Rebellions of the belly are the worst.
• Francis Bacon
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Acorns were good until bread was found.
• Francis Bacon
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Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed.
• Francis Bacon
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It is impossible to love and to be wise.
• Francis Bacon
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The place of justice is a hallowed place.
• Francis Bacon
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Knowledge and human power are synonymous.
• Francis Bacon
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The worst men often give the best advice.
• Francis Bacon
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A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.
• Francis Bacon
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He that hath knowledge spareth his words.
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Silence is the sleep that nourishes wisdom.
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Virtue is like a rich stone, best plain set.
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We cannot command Nature except by obeying her.
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Wise men make more opportunities than they find.
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Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.
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Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.
• Francis Bacon
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The great end of life is not knowledge but action.
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The worst solitude is to have no real friendships.
• Francis Bacon

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