Young men are fitter to invent than to judge,fitter for execution than for counsel,and fitter for new projects than for settled business;...Men of age object too much,consult too long,adventure too little... Certainly it is good to compound employments of both,...because the virtues of either age may correct the defects of both...
OF YOUTH AND AGE
He that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune...
OF MARRIAGE AND SINGLE LIFE
Characteristics remarks byFrancis Bacon
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