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GEORGE HERBERT
Welsh poet
(1593 - 1633)
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His bark is worse than his bite.
      - Country Parson (ch. XXIX) [Proverbs]

A bad dog never sees the Wolfe.
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A beane in liberty is better then a comfit in prison.
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A blustering night, a faire day.
  [A blustering night, a fair day.]
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A Caske and an ill custome must be broken.
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A cherefull looke makes a dish a feast.
  [A cheerful look makes a dish a feast.]
      - Jacula Prudentum
        [Cheerfulness : Eating : Proverbs]

A child correct behind and not before.
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A childs service is little, yet hee is no little foole that despiseth it.
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A City that parlies is half gotten.
  [A city that parleys is half gotten.]
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A coole mouth, and warme feet, live long.
  [A cool mouth, and warm feet, live long.]
      - Jacula Prudentum [Health : Proverbs]

A crooked log makes a strait fire
  [A crooked log makes a straight fire.]
      - Jacula Prudentum [Fire]

A curst Cow hath short hornes.
  [A curst cow has short horns.]
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A dead Bee maketh no Hony.
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A diligent Scholer, and the Master's paid.
  [A diligent scholar, and the master's paid.]
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A disarmed peace is weake.
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A discontented man knowes not where to sit easie.
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A drunkards purse is a bottle.
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A Dwarfe on a Gyants shoulder sees further of the two.
  [A dwarf on a giant's shoulder sees farther of the two.]
      - Jacula Prudentum [Ability : Dwarf]

A fair day in winter is the mother of a storme.
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A faire death honours the whole life.
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A faire wife and a frontire Castle breede quarrels.
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A fat house-keeper makes leane Executors.
  [A fat housekeeper makes lean executors.]
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A feather in hand is better then a bird in the ayre.
  [A feather in hand is better than a bird in the air.]
      - Jacula Prudentum [Birds]

A flatterers throat is an open Sepulcher.
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]

A foole knowes more in his house, then a wise man in anothers.
      - Jacula Prudentum [Proverbs]


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