Francis Bacon Quote


Francis Bacon
Francis BaconShare on Facebook

Born: January 22, 1561

Died: April 9, 1626 (aged 65)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Philosopher

Bio: Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St. Alban, was an English philosopher, statesman, scientist, jurist and author. He served both as Attorney General and Lord Chancellor of England. Although his political career ended in disgrace, he remained extremely influential through his works, especially as philosophical advocate and practitioner of the scientific method during the scientific revolution.

Quote of the day

I've sold my soul to the devil.

Popular Authors

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
James Branch Cabell
Bob Dylan
John Locke
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Steve Jobs
Jean de La Fontaine
Neil Armstrong
Charles Spurgeon
Thomas Carlyle
George Meredith
Charles Sanders Peirce
Northrop Frye
Vaclav Havel
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Rudyard Kipling