"They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing but sea."

Francis Bacon (1561 - 1626) an English philosopher, statesman, scientist, juror, orator, essayist, and author who was both the Lord Chancellor and Attorney General of England. Perhaps his most lasting contributiont to the world was the “Baconian method” or more commonly known as the “scientific method” (via historical-nonfiction)

(Source: futilitycloset.com, via historical-nonfiction)

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hearing your favourite song on the radio is 5000x more exciting than hearing it on your ipod.

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