Francis Bacon Quotes About Society

Quotes about: Society
  • I hold every man a debtor to his profession.

    'The Elements of the Common Law' (1596) preface
  • For it is most true that a natural and secret hatred and aversation towards society in any man, hath somewhat of the savage beast.

    Francis Bacon, Richard Whately (1867). “Lord Bacon's Essays: With a Sketch of His Life and Character, Reviews of His Philosophical Writings, Critical Estimates of His Essays, Analysis, Notes, and Queries for Students, and Select Portions of the ʻAnnotationsʼ of Archbishop Whately”, p.189

Francis Bacon

  • Born: January 22, 1561
  • Died: April 9, 1626
  • Occupation: Former Lord Chancellor
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