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Francis Bacon (1562-1626). It was science that fascinated him the most, and he was truly one of the first visionaries to understand that science would give mankind the kind of power over nature that had never previously been imagined.

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Francis Bacon - Read not to contradict and confute; nor to believe and take for granted; nor to find talk and discourse; but to weigh and consider.

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Among other things, Sir Francis Bacon was an English Renaissance statesman and philosopher, best known for his promotion of the scientific method.

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For your next article idea: “Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the most valuable.” - Francis Bacon

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Francis Bacon 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. He and his work had a large affect on the Elizabethan era.

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"The monuments of wit survive the monuments of power." Francis Bacon, philosopher and statesman, born January 22, 1561.

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