Quotes by Richard De Bury

Share Your Quotes Join Us Inspire & Move Your Friends

How do you feel today?    I feel ...

Richard De Bury (1281 - 1345), son of Sir Richard Aungerville, born at Bury St. Edmunds, studied at Oxford, and Benedictine monk, became tutor to Edward III. when Prince of Wales, and Bishop of Durham, and held many offices of ... more

Add to my favourites Get these quotes on a PDF
Books are masters who instruct us without rods or ferules, without words or anger, without bread or money. If you approach them, they are not asleep; if you seek them, they do not hide; if you blunder, they do not scold; if you are ignorant, they do not laugh at you.