George Herbert Image Quotes

George Herbert (3 April 1593 – 1 March 1633) was a Welsh-born English poet, orator and Anglican priest. Herbert's poetry is associated with the writings of the metaphysical poets, and he is recognized as "a pivotal figure: enormously popular, deeply and broadly influential, and arguably the most skilful and important British devotional lyricist."

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George Herbert


Good words are worth much, and cost little. More image quotes by George Herbert
Good words are worth much, and cost little.
Deceive not thy physician, confessor, nor lawyer. More image quotes by George Herbert
Deceive not thy physician, confessor, nor lawyer.
“He that cannot forgive others, breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass if he would ever reach heaven; for everyone has need to be forgiven” More image quotes by George Herbert
“He that cannot forgive others, breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass if he would ever reach heaven; for everyone has need to be forgiven”
“He that cannot forgive others, breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass if he would ever reach heaven; for everyone has need to be forgiven” More image quotes by George Herbert
“He that cannot forgive others, breaks the bridge over which he himself must pass if he would ever reach heaven; for everyone has need to be forgiven”
Love and a cough cannot be hid. More image quotes by George Herbert
Love and a cough cannot be hid.
A garden must be looked into, and dressed as the body. More image quotes by George Herbert
A garden must be looked into, and dressed as the body.
Night is the mother of counsels. More image quotes by George Herbert
Night is the mother of counsels.
Sometimes the best gain is to lose. More image quotes by George Herbert
Sometimes the best gain is to lose.
Do not wait; the time will never be 'just right.' Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along. More image quotes by George Herbert
Do not wait; the time will never be 'just right.' Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.
Take all that is given whether wealth, love or language, nothing comes by mistake and with good digestion all can be turned to health. More image quotes by George Herbert
Take all that is given whether wealth, love or language, nothing comes by mistake and with good digestion all can be turned to health.
Living well is the best revenge. More image quotes by George Herbert
Living well is the best revenge.
One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters. More image quotes by George Herbert
One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.
There would be no great men if there were no little ones. More image quotes by George Herbert
There would be no great men if there were no little ones.
Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy. More image quotes by George Herbert
Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy.
Do not wait; the time will never be 'just right.' Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along. More image quotes by George Herbert
Do not wait; the time will never be 'just right.' Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.