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

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Author's Biography:
Name: Francis Bacon
Born: January 22, 1561. Died: April 9, 1626
Profession: Philosopher | Statesman |


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