George Herbert Quotes About Books

Quotes about: Books
  • Woe be to him that reads but one book.

    George Herbert (1856). “The Works of George Herbert, in Prose and Verse: Edited by the Rev. Robert Aris Willmott, Incumbent of Bear Wood. With Illustrations”, p.224
  • The book of books, the storehouse and magazine of life and comfort, the holy Scriptures.

    George Herbert, Richard Baxter, George Campbell (1845). “The Preacher and Pastor”, p.168
  • He that gains well and spends well needs no count book.

    George Herbert, Ann Pasternak Slater (1995). “The complete English works”

George Herbert

  • Born: April 3, 1593
  • Died: March 1, 1633
  • Occupation: Poet
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