Herbert Spencer (disambiguation)

Herbert Spencer (1820–1903) was an English philosopher, biologist, and sociologist.

Herbert Spencer may also refer to:

  • Herbert Spencer (graphic designer) (1924–2002), British graphic designer
  • Herbert Harvey Spencer (1869–1926), English stuff manufacturer and Liberal Party politician
  • Herbert W. Spencer (1905–1992), American film and television composer and orchestrator
  • Herbert Spencer Elementary School, in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada

Famous quotes containing the words herbert and/or spencer:

    A poor beauty finds more lovers than husbands.
    Seventeenth-century English proverb, collected in Outlandish Proverbs, George Herbert (1640)

    No one can be perfectly free till all are free; no one can be perfectly moral till all are moral; no one can be perfectly happy till all are happy.
    —Herbert Spencer (1820–1903)