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.
When it was nice, I was out there running laps.
The secret of man's being is not only to live but to have something to live for.
(November 11, 1821 - February 09, 1881)
The man who achieves makes many mistakes, but he never makes the biggest mistake of all - doing nothing