Who the heck is Francis Bacon?

Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban was an English philosopher and statesman.

Books by Francis Bacon

Quotes by Francis Bacon

“A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism; but depth in philosophy bringeth men’s minds about to religion.”

Francis Bacon

“Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable.”

Francis Bacon

“Knowledge is power.”

Francis Bacon

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

Francis Bacon

“The worst men often give the best advice.”

Francis Bacon

“There is no comparison between that which is lost by not succeeding and that which is lost by not trying.”

Francis Bacon

“Things alter for the worse spontaneously, if they be not altered for the better designedly.”

Francis Bacon