George Herbert Quotes

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Life is half spent before we know what it is. -George Herbert
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Living well is the best revenge. -George Herbert
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One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters. -George Herbert
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In conversation, humor is worth more than wit and easiness more than knowledge. -George Herbert
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Deceive not thy physician, confessor, nor lawyer. -George Herbert
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Skill and confidence are an unconquered army. -George Herbert
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The best mirror is an old friend. -George Herbert
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Love and a cough cannot be hid. -George Herbert
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Punishment is lame, but it comes -George Herbert
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O Thou who has given us so much, mercifully grant us one thing more-a grateful heart. -George Herbert
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Good words are worth much and cost little. -George Herbert
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He that is not handsome at 20, nor strong at 30, nor rich at 40, nor wise at 50, will never be handsome, strong, rich or wise. -George Herbert
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Time is the rider that breaks youth. -George Herbert
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A tyrant is most tyrant to himself -George Herbert
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One enemy is too much. -George Herbert
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There is an hour wherein a man might be happy all his life, could he find it -George Herbert
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Hell is full of good meanings and wishings -George Herbert
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Calmness is always Godlike -George Herbert
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It is good to have friends both in Heaven and Hell? -George Herbert
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A good mother is worth hundreds of schoolmasters. -George Herbert
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The offender never pardons -George Herbert
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The devil divides the world between atheism and superstition. -George Herbert
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One father is enough to govern one hundred sons, but not a hundred sons one father -George Herbert
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Sometimes the best gain is to lose -George Herbert
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There would be no great ones if there were no little ones -George Herbert
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You must lose a fly to catch a trout -George Herbert
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God's breath in man returning to his birth, The soul in paraphrase, heart in pilgrimage, -George Herbert
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Church bells beyond the stars heard, the soul's blood, The land of spices; something understood. -George Herbert
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Corn is cleaned with wind, and the Soul with chastening -George Herbert
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Sorrow was all my soul; I scarce believed, Till grief did tell me roundly, that I lived. -George Herbert
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Only a sweet and virtuous soul,Like season'd timbered, never gives;But though the whole world turn to coal,Then chiefly lives. -George Herbert
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Love bade me welcome, but my soul drew back. -George Herbert
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Do not grudge To pick out treasures from an earthen pot. The worst speaks something good. -George Herbert
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He that commits a fault, thinkes every one speakes of it.[He that commits a fault thinks everyone speaks of it.] -George Herbert
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Of him that speakes ill, consider the life more then the word.[Of him that speaks ill, consider the life more than the word.] -George Herbert
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The effect speakes, the tongue needes not.[The effect speaks, the tongue needs not.] -George Herbert
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The wise hand doth not all that the foolish mouth speakes.[The wise hand doth not all that the foolish mouth speaks.] -George Herbert
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Enrich my heart, mouth, hands in me, With faith, with hope, with charity, That I may run, rise, rest with Thee. -George Herbert
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He plaies well that winnes.[He plays well that wins.] -George Herbert
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He that cannot forgive others, breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass if he would ever reach heaven; for everyone has need to be forgiven. -George Herbert
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It is good to have friends both in Heaven and Hell. -George Herbert
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Exalted Manna, gladness of the best, Heaven in ordinary, man well drest, -George Herbert
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