Robert Herrick Quotes
Brief author info: Robert Herrick (1591-1674) English poet.
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It takes great wit and interest and energy to be happy. The pursuit of happiness is a great activity. One must be open and alive. It is the greatest feat man has to accomplish.
Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying, And this same flower that smiles to-day To-morrow will be dying.
It is the end that crowns us, not the fight.
To get thine ends, lays bashfulness aside; Who fears to ask, doth teach to be deny'd.
A sweet disorder in the dress Kindles in clothes a wantonness.
'Tis sweet to think on what was hard t'endure.
Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying; And this same flower that smiles today, Tomorrow will be dying.
'Tis sweet to think on what was hard t' endure.
Temptations hurt not, though they have access; Satan o'ercomes none but by willingness.
Those Saints, which God loves best, The Devil tempts not least.
The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
Life is like a box of chocolates, You never know what you're gonna get.
Just going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than standing in your garage makes you a car.
Before marriage, a girl has to make love to a man to hold him. After marriage, she has to hold him to make love to him.
There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.