"Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education in the elder, a part of experience."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."Francis Bacon on Buddha
"Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends."Francis Bacon on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."Francis Bacon on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."Francis Bacon on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."Francis Bacon on Saint Augustine
"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."