logo
English German French
language
Francis Bacon

Quote of Francis Bacon - Truth is the daughter of time...


Biography - Francis Bacon:

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

Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.



Note 

Note





Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.

info  Background photo by Aron Visuals on Unsplash




Translation

Translation

(French, German, Italian, Latin)



French
La vérité est la fille du temps et non de l'autorité.

German
Die Wahrheit ist die Tochter der Zeit, nicht der Autorität.

Italian
La verità è figlia del tempo, non dell'autorità.

Latin
Recte enim Veritas Temporis filia dicitur, non auctoritatis.




See also 

See also...



There are no secrets that time does not reveal.

Time reveals the truth.

Wisdom is the daughter of experience.

Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.

It is not wisdom but Authority that makes a law.

The truth is on the march and nothing will stop it.

Truth endures forever.




Quotes for: time


Quotes

Quotes about time:


In rivers, the water that you touch is the last of what has passed and the first of that which comes; so with present time.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Time is a great master; it regulates things well.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Those who make the worst use of their time are the first to complain of its brevity.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

It takes a long time to become young.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote







Quotes for: truth


Quotes

Quotes for: truth


Truth prevails only to the extent that we successfully assert it. The victory of reason can only be the victory of rational people.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Believe those who are seeking the truth; doubt those who find it.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Love truth, but pardon error.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

The language of truth is simple.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

Conformity of the intellect to the things.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote

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.
facebook twitter linkedin



View quote







Quotes

Francis Bacon also said...


A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
Envy is ever joined with the comparing of a man's self; and where there is no comparison, no envy.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
Knowledge is power.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote
If we do not maintain justice, justice will not maintain us.
facebook twitter linkedin




View quote







info   A quotation is a statement taken out of its context. Therefore, it is necessary to place any quotation within its author's work and its historical, geographical or philosophical context in order to fully understand its meaning. | The quotations stated on this site express their authors' opinion and do not reflect that of Buboquote.com


info   Image attribution:  title, author, license and source of the original file on Wikipedia. Modifications: changes have been made from the original file (cropping, resizing, renaming and color change).



logo

 Subscribe to the quote of the day email

Subscribe to the Quote of the Day to receive a quote every day in your inbox. It is spam-free and you can unsubscribe at any time.







Free | no spam