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Age appears best in four things: old wood to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.

Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban (22 January 1561 – 9 April 1626) was an English philosopher, statesman, scientist, jurist, orator, and author. He served both as Attorney General and as Lord Chancellor of England. After his death, he remained extremely influential through his works, especially as philosophical advocate and practitioner of the scientific method during the scientific revolution.

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Imagination was given man to compensate for what he is not and a sense of humor to console him for
A man cannot speak to his son but as a father to his wife but as a husband to his enemy but upon te
Certainly it is a heaven upon earth to have a man's mind to move in charity rest in providence and
A just fear of an imminent danger though there be no blow given is a lawful cause of war

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