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.
Quote by George Herbert
George Herbert Quotes
In conversation, humor is worth more than wit and easiness more than knowledge.
Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy
The resolved mind hath no cares.
Love and a cough cannot be hid.
You must lose a fly to catch a trout
War makes thieves and peace hangs them.
One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.
One father is enough to govern one hundred sons, but not a hundred sons one...
Do not wait; the time will never be just right. Start where you stand, and...
A gentle heart is tied with an easy thread.
A tyrant is most tyrant to himself
The offender never pardons
Good words are worth much, and cost little.
A man of great memory without learning hath a rock and a spindle and no...
There would be no great ones if there were no little ones
The fineness which a hymn or psalm affords If when the soul unto the lines...
A good mother is worth hundreds of schoolmasters.
The mother's heart is the child's schoolroom.
No influence is so powerful as that of the mother.
A mother loves her children even when they least deserve to be loved.