There is an hour wherein a man might be happy all his life, could he find it
Quote by George Herbert
In conversation, humor is worth more than wit and easiness more than knowledge.
He hath no leisure who useth it not.
The best mirror is an old friend.
Hell is full of good meanings and wishings.
Speak not of my debts unless you mean to pay them.
Be thrifty, but not covetous.
The mouse that hath but one hole is quickly taken.
Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy.
The fineness which a hymn or psalm affords If when the soul unto the lines...
Punishment is lame, but it comes
If any speak ill of thee, fly home to thy own conscience and examine thy...
The devil divides the world between atheism and superstition.
Many kiss the hand they wish cut off.
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
A good mother is worth hundreds of schoolmasters.
O Thou who has given us so much, mercifully grant us one thing more-a grateful...
The resolved mind hath no cares.
The offender never pardons.
Throw away thy rod, throw away thy wrath; O my God, take the gentle path.
Sweet spring, full of sweet days and roses, a box where sweets compacted lie.