Storms make the oak grow deeper roots.
Quote by George Herbert
George Herbert Quotes
There is great force hidden in a gentle command.
The buyer needs a hundred eyes, the seller not one.
Speak not of my debts unless you mean to pay them.
Calmness is always Godlike
Sweet spring, full of sweet days and roses, A box where sweets compacted lie
In conversation, humor is worth more than wit and easiness more than knowledge.
Sometimes the best gain is to lose
A good mother is worth hundreds of schoolmasters.
Hell is full of good meanings and wishings.
It is part of a poor spirit to undervalue himself and blush.
Living well is the best revenge.
The devil divides the world between atheism and superstition.
You must lose a fly to catch a trout.
War makes thieves and peace hangs them.
Punishment is lame, but it comes
Love and a cough cannot be hid.
The offender never pardons.
Drink not the third glass, which thou canst not tame, when once it is within...
Deceive not thy physician, confessor, nor lawyer.
Better never begin than never make an end.