More From Francis Bacon
- "Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more a man’s nature runs to, the more ought law to weed it out."
- "He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils; for time is the greatest innovator."
- "The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses and understanding."
More In Science
- "Fantasy is totally wide open; all you really have to do is follow the rules you’ve set. But if you’re writing about science, you have to first learn what you’re writing about."― Octavia Butler
- "Space or science fiction has become a dialect for our time."― Doris Lessing
- "Some people are that – more than a parent, more than a role model, more than anything less than a religion."― Margaret Cho