There is great force hidden in a gentle command.
Quote by George Herbert
George Herbert Quotes
Do not wait; the time will never be just right. Start where you stand, and...
Sometimes the best gain is to lose
He that is not handsome at 20, nor strong at 30, nor rich at 40,...
The devil divides the world between atheism and superstition.
Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy
One enemy is too much.
There would be no great ones if there were no little ones
One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.
The shortest answer is doing.
He hath no leisure who useth it not.
The offender never pardons.
There is an hour wherein a man might be happy all his life, could he...
Hell is full of good meanings and wishings.
A man of great memory without learning hath a rock and a spindle and no...
You must lose a fly to catch a trout
Read as you taste fruit or savor wine, or enjoy friendship, love or life.
Punishment is lame, but it comes
The mouse that hath but one hole is quickly taken.
It is part of a poor spirit to undervalue himself and blush.
Better never begin than never make an end.