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Nature: Francis Bacon

Nature is not governed except by obeying her. Francis Bacon 1561-1626 The illustration is copyright: Ammit Jack via Shutterstock Advertisements

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Francis Bacon: Edmund Clerihew Bentley

When their lordships asked Bacon How many bribes he had taken He had at least the grace To get very red in the face. Edmund Clerihew Bentley  1875-1956 ‘Bacon’ (1939) You can read more about the life of this fascinating … Continue reading

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Knowledge: Francis Bacon

Knowledge is power Such a well-known saying, but did you know it was by Francis Bacon (1561-1626)? The illustration is copyright: Dim Dimich via Shutterstock

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Does The Road Wind Uphill All The Way?

All rising to a great place is by a winding stair. Francis Bacon (1561-1626) The illustration is © CoraMax | View Portfolio via Shutterstock

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