Francis Bacon Quotes on time

Nature is often hidden, sometimes overcome, seldom extinguished... view

By: Francis Bacon

As the births of living creatures are at first ill-shapen, so are all innovations, which are the births of time... view

By: Francis Bacon

Fortune is like the market, where, many times, if you can stay a little, the price will fall... view

By: Francis Bacon

Antiquities are history defaced, or some remnants of history which have casually escaped the shipwreck of time... view

By: Francis Bacon

A sudden bold and unexpected question doth many times surprise a man and lay him open... view

By: Francis Bacon

Friends are thieves of time... view

By: Francis Bacon

The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses and understanding... view

By: Francis Bacon

Truth is so hard to tell, it sometimes needs fiction to make it plausible... view

By: Francis Bacon

Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority... view

By: Francis Bacon