Joseph Hall, fully Bishop Joseph Hall

Joseph
Hall, fully Bishop Joseph Hall
1574
1656

English Clergyman, Bishop and Satirist

Author Quotes

He is great enough that is his own master.

The drowning man snatches at every twig.

Moderation is the silken string running through the pearl chain of all virtues.

There be three usual causes of ingratitude upon a benefit received - envy, pride, and covetousness; envy, looking more at other's benefits than our own; pride, looking more at ourselves than at the benefit; covetousness, looking more at what we would have than at what we have.

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First Name
Joseph
Last Name
Hall, fully Bishop Joseph Hall
Birth Date
1574
Death Date
1656
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English Clergyman, Bishop and Satirist