Francis Bacon Quote

Were it not better for a man in a fair room to set up one great light, or branching candlestick of lights, than to go about with a rushlight into every dark corner.


Forty Thousand Quotations: Prose and Poetical (1917)

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Were it not better for a man in a fair room to set up one great light, or branching candlestick of lights, than to go about with a rushlight into...

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Were it not better for a man in a fair room to set up one great light, or branching candlestick of lights, than to go about with a rushlight into...

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Were it not better for a man in a fair room to set up one great light, or branching candlestick of lights, than to go about with a rushlight into...

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Were it not better for a man in a fair room to set up one great light, or branching candlestick of lights, than to go about with a rushlight into...