Francis Quarles Quote: “If thou desire the love of…”

If thou desire the love of God and man, be humble, for the proud heart, as it loves none but itself, is beloved of none but itself. Humility enforces where neither virtue, nor strength, nor reason can prevail.

Francis Quarles


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Name: Francis Quarles
Profession: Poet
Nationality: English
Birthday: May 8, 1592
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