Certainly virtue is like precious odors, most fragrant when they are incensed, or crushed: for prosperity doth best discover vice, but adversity doth best discover virtue.Rate this quote:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it

Sir Francis Bacon

English author, courtier, & philosopher (1561 - 1626)

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