Famous quotes containing the words read, sir and/or herbert:
“Romances I neer read like those I have seen.”
—George Gordon Noel Byron (17881824)
“Thou didst create the night, but I made the lamp.
Thou didst create clay, but I made the cup.
Thou didst create the deserts, mountains and forests,
I produced the orchards, gardens and groves.
It is I who made the glass out of stone,
And it is I who turn a poison into an antidote.”
—Muhammad, Sir Iqbal (18731938)
“I know the wayes of learning; both the head
And pipes that feed the presse, and make it runne;”
—George Herbert (15931633)