George Herbert Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old George Herbert quotes, George Herbert sayings, and George Herbert proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Pleasing ware is half sold. George Herbert
He that lies down with the dogs riseth with fleas. George Herbert
The buyer needs a hundred eyes, the seller but one. George Herbert
One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters. George Herbert
Sum up at night what thou hast done by day. George Herbert
The best mirror is an old friend. George Herbert
Good words are worth much and cost little. George Herbert
He that steals an egg will steal an ox. George Herbert
People who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones. George Herbert
One flower makes no garland. George Herbert
Half the world knows not how the other half lives. George Herbert
Only the wearer knows where the shoe pinches. George Herbert
The mouse that hath but one hole is taken quickly. George Herbert
No man can lose what he never had. George Herbert
His bark is worse than his bite. George Herbert
Every mile is two in winter. George Herbert
Where there is peace, God is. George Herbert
The best mirror is an old friend. George Herbert
One father is enough to govern one hundred sons, but not a hundred sons one father. George Herbert
A good mother is worth hundreds of schoolmasters. George Herbert
A gentle heart is tied with an easy thread. George Herbert
One father is enough to govern one hundred sons, but not a hundred sons one father. George Herbert
One father is enough to govern one hundred sons, but not a hundred sons one father. George Herbert
One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters. George Herbert
One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters. George Herbert
Thou hast given so much to me, give one thing more, — a grateful heart; not thankful when it pleaseth me, as if Thy blessings had spare days, but such a heart whose pulse may be Thy praise. George Herbert
That is gold which is worth gold. George Herbert
Gold opens all locks, no lock will hold against the power of gold. George Herbert
The wine in the bottle does not quench thirst. George Herbert
Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes error a fault, and truth discourtesy. George Herbert