"Young people are fitter to invent than to judge fitter for execution than for counsel and more fit for new projects than for settled business."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Francis Bacon on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Francis Bacon on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Francis Bacon on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Francis Bacon on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Francis Bacon on Abraham Lincoln
"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."