George Herbert (3 April 1593 – 1 March 1633) was an English poet, orator, and priest of the Church of England. His poetry is associated with the writings of the metaphysical poets, and he is recognised as "one of the foremost British devotional lyricists." He was born in Wales into...
Life is half spent before we know what it is.
The best mirror is an old friend.
None knows the weight of another's burden.
A gentle heart is tied with an easy thread.
I think it is good that books still exist, but they do make me sleepy.
All good books are alike in that they are truer than if they had really happened and after you are finished reading one you will feel that all that happened to you and afterwards it all belongs to you; the good and the bad, the ecstasy, the remorse and sorrow, the people and the places and how the weather was.
My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence.