Dare to be true. Nothing can need a lie: a fault which needs it most, grows two thereby.
Quote by George Herbert
George Herbert Quotes
Drink not the third glass, which thou canst not tame, when once it is within...
Better never begin than never make an end.
Many kiss the hand they wish cut off.
Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy.
Deceive not thy physician, confessor, nor lawyer.
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
He that is not handsome at 20, nor strong at 30, nor rich at 40,...
Sweet spring, full of sweet days and roses, A box where sweets compacted lie
He that cannot forgive others, breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass if...
You must lose a fly to catch a trout
The buyer needs a hundred eyes, the seller not one.
Do not wait; the time will never be just right. Start where you stand, and...
A lean compromise is better than a fat lawsuit.
One father is enough to govern one hundred sons, but not a hundred sons one...
The fineness which a hymn or psalm affords If when the soul unto the lines...
War makes thieves and peace hangs them.
Love and a cough cannot be hid.
Love, and a cough, cannot be hid.
To suffer woes which Hope thinks infinite; To forgive wrongs darker than death or night;...
Love is everything. It is the key to life, and its influences are those that...