Francis Bacon, Sr. (January 22, 1561 - April 09, 1626)
The best part of beauty is that which no picture can express.
Francis Bacon, Sr.
There is a difference between happiness and wisdom: he that thinks himself the happiest man is really so; but he that thinks himself the wisest is generally the greatest fool.
Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the most valuable.
The job of the artist is to deepen the mystery
Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience.
Think for thyself one good idea, But known to be thine own; Is better than a thousand gleaned, From fields by others sown
It is my unfortunate duty to inform you of your ineligibility to serve on the Authority.
My psychiatrist told me I was crazy and I said I want a second opinion. He said okay, you're ugly too.