Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
George Herbert
George Herbert
George Herbert.
BornApril 3, 1593
Montgomery Castle, Wales
DiedMarch 1, 1633
Bemerton, England
English poet. Orator at Cambridge University. Metaphysical poems published in the posthumous collection The Temple (1633).

The repository contains two quotes from George Herbert.


Everyone thinks his sack heaviest.


They talk of Christmas so long, that it comes.