Fame is like a river, that beareth up things light and...

Quote by Francis Bacon about fame, things, light

Fame is like a river, that beareth up things light and... - Francis Bacon, quote about fame, things, light
Fame is like a river, that beareth up things light and swollen, and drowns things weighty and solid.
Quote by Francis Bacon about fame, things, light.

Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon (1561-1626) English Philosopher

Was born on: 22 jan 1561.
Died on 09 apr 1626, at 65 years old.

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