A man of great memory without learning hath a rock and a spindle and no staff to spin.
Quote by George Herbert
George Herbert Quotes
He that cannot forgive others, breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass if...
Better never begin than never make an end.
The shortest answer is doing.
Time is the rider that breaks youth.
He that hath lost his credit is dead to the world.
There would be no great men if there were no little ones.
Life is half spent before we know what it is.
Love and a cough cannot be hid.
Hell is full of good meanings and wishings.
Good words are worth much, and cost little.
Deceive not thy physician, confessor, nor lawyer.
The fineness which a hymn or psalm affords If when the soul unto the lines...
The buyer needs a hundred eyes, the seller not one.
One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.
If any speak ill of thee, fly home to thy own conscience and examine thy...
A man of great memory without learning hath a rock and a spindle and no...
Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy
Many kiss the hand they wish cut off.
There is great force hidden in a gentle command.
He hath no leisure who useth it not.