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

Sir Francis Bacon, Of Adversity

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

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