George Herbert

1593 - 1633

A Quote by George Herbert on children and love

The best smell is bread; the best savor, salt; the best love, that of children.

George Herbert (1593 - 1633)

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A Quote by George Herbert on doubt

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He that knows nothing doubts nothing.

George Herbert (1593 - 1633)

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A Quote by George Herbert

Storms make oaks take deeper root.

George Herbert (1593 - 1633)

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A Quote by George Herbert

He that is not handsome at twenty, nor strong at thirty, nor rich at forty, nor wise at fifty, will never be handsome, strong, rich, or wise.

George Herbert (1593 - 1633)

Source: "Jacula Prudentum," 1651.

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A Quote by George Herbert

Who aimeth at the sky Shoots higher much than he that means a tree.

George Herbert (1593 - 1633)

Source: The Temple. The Church Porch

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