Quotes by Sir Francis Bacon, Of Seditions and Troubles

Dolendi modus, timendi non item. (To suffering there is a limit; to fearing, none.)

Sir Francis Bacon, Of Seditions and Troubles

Other Great Authors


The problem is not that there are problems. The problem is expecting otherwise and thinking that having problems is a problem.

Theodore Rubin

If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. The thing is to get the work done.

Dale Carnegie

Books are the legacies that a great genius leaves to mankind, which are delivered down from generation to generation as presents to the posterity of those who are yet unborn.

Joseph Addison

Men, like nails, lose their usefulness when they lose direction and begin to bend.

Walter Savage Landor

It is better to discuss things, to argue and engage in polemics than make perfidious plans of mutual destruction.

Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev

To be willing to die for an idea is to set a rather high price on conjecture.

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Life's a voyage that's homeward bound.

Herman Melville »