War makes thieves and peace hangs them.
Quote by George Herbert
George Herbert Quotes
The buyer needs a hundred eyes, the seller not one.
It is part of a poor spirit to undervalue himself and blush.
Better never begin than never make an end.
A good mother is worth hundreds of schoolmasters.
If any speak ill of thee, fly home to thy own conscience and examine thy...
One father is enough to govern one hundred sons, but not a hundred sons one...
A man of great memory without learning hath a rock and a spindle and no...
Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
In conversation, humor is worth more than wit and easiness more than knowledge.
The mouse that hath but one hole is quickly taken.
Love, and a cough, cannot be hid.
Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy.
Throw away thy rod, throw away thy wrath; O my God, take the gentle path.
Many kiss the hand they wish cut off.
The fineness which a hymn or psalm affords If when the soul unto the lines...
Spend not on hopes.
The devil divides the world between atheism and superstition.
The resolved mind hath no cares.
Good words are worth much, and cost little.