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A good conscience is a continual feast.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Conscience
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A graceful and pleasing figure is a perpetual letter of recommendation.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Grace
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A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism; but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion.
-: [ Essays (1625). 16, "Of Atheism" ]
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Atheism
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A man's conscience and his judgment is the same thing; and as the judgment, so also the conscience, may be erroneous.
~ Thomas Hobbes | ( British philosopher. ) | 1588-1679 | Conscience
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A man's thinking goes on within his consciousness in a seclusion in comparison with which any physical seclusion is an exhibition to public view.
~ Ludwig Wittgenstein | ( Austrian-British philosopher. ) | 1889-1951 | Thoughts
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A new word is like a fresh seed sewn on the ground of the discussion.
~ Ludwig Wittgenstein | ( Austrian-British philosopher. ) | 1889-1951 | Words
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A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Questions
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A sense of duty is useful in work but offensive in personal relations. People wish to be liked, not to be endured with patient resignation.
~ Bertrand Russell | ( British logician and philosopher. ) | 1872-1970 | Duty
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A sound mind in a sound body, is a short, but full description of a happy state in this World: he that has these two, has little more to wish for; and he that wants either of them, will be little the better for anything else.
~ John Locke | ( English philosopher. ) | 1632-1704 | Contentment
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A sudden bold and unexpected question doth many times surprise a man and lay him open.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Questions
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A truer image of the world, I think, is obtained by picturing things as entering into the stream of time from an eternal world outside, than from a view which regards time as the devouring tyrant of all that is.
~ Bertrand Russell | ( British logician and philosopher. ) | 1872-1970 | Time
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A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Opportunity
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A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Opportunity
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Acorns were good until bread was found.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Improvement
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Advocates of capitalism are very apt to appeal to the sacred principles of liberty, which are embodied in one maxim: The fortunate must not be restrained in the exercise of tyranny over the unfortunate.
~ Bertrand Russell | ( British logician and philosopher. ) | 1872-1970 | Capitalism
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Age will not be defied.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Age
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Age will not be defied.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Age
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All colors will agree in the dark.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Prejudice
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All human activity is prompted by desire.
~ Bertrand Russell | ( British logician and philosopher. ) | 1872-1970 | Desire
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All movements go too far.
~ Bertrand Russell | ( British logician and philosopher. ) | 1872-1970 | Change
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Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
~ Francis Bacon | (English philosopher and statesman ) | 1561-1626 | Anger
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