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Francis Bacon

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Biography - Francis Bacon:

English philosopher and statesman.
Born: 1561 - Died: 1626
Period:
17th century
16th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom

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Knowledge is power.
Francis Bacon



Translation  

Translation

(German, French, Latin)


German
Wissen ist Macht.”
Francis Bacon

French
Savoir, c'est pouvoir.”
Francis Bacon

Latin
Scientia potentia est.”



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We know accurately only when we know little; with knowledge, doubt increases.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Maxims and Reflections
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Knowing is not enough; we must apply.
Willing is not enough; we must do.”

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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Know or listen to those who know.”
Baltasar Gracian
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The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.”
Isaac Asimov
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I know that I know nothing.”
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Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it is at least an increase in knowledge if he knows what it is not.”
Carl Gustav Jung
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Quotes about power:


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Where love rules, there is no will to power and where power predominates, there love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other.”
Carl Gustav Jung
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They succeed, because they think they can.”
Publius Vergilius Maro
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Justice without power is inefficient; power without justice is tyranny.”
Blaise Pascal - Pensées
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We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love.”
Martin Luther King Jr.
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He who can, does. He who can't, teaches.”
George Bernard Shaw
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Ambition is the immoderate desire for power.”
Baruch Spinoza
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Francis Bacon also said...


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Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.”
Francis Bacon
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Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed.”
Francis Bacon
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Envy is ever joined with the comparing of a man's self; and where there is no comparison, no envy.”
Francis Bacon
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Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.”
Francis Bacon
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If we do not maintain justice, justice will not maintain us.”
Francis Bacon
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A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.”
Francis Bacon
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