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


If you can spend a perfectly useless afternoon in a perfectly useless manner, you have learned how to live.

Lin Yutang

I don't generally feel anything until noon then it's time for my nap.

Bob Hope

The true, strong, and sound mind is the mind that can embrace equally great things and small.

Samuel Johnson

One's destination is never a place but rather a new way of looking at things.

Henry Miller

True love is like ghosts, which everybody talks about and few have seen.

La Rochefoucauld

The superior man...does not set his mind either for anything, or against anything; what is right he will follow.

Confucius, The Confucian Analects »

Anxiety is a thin stream of fear trickling through the mind. If encouraged, it cuts a channel into which all other thoughts are drained.

Arthur Somers Roche »