"Next to religion, let your care be to promote justice."
"This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple the philosophy is kindness."Francis Bacon on Dalai Lama
"I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ."Francis Bacon on Mahatma Gandhi
"I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else."Francis Bacon on C. S. Lewis
"Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither."Francis Bacon on C. S. Lewis
"I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is."Francis Bacon on Albert Camus
"Age appears to be best in four things old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read."
"I will never be an old man. To me, old age is always 15 years older than I am."
"Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses."
"Life, an age to the miserable, and a moment to the happy."
"A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green."