April 25, 2015

He that commits a fault thinks everyone speaks of it.
—George Herbert
   British (Welsh-born)poet(1593–1633)

Source: "Jacula Prudentum" in English Poems and Proverbs (buy from Amazon)




Reflection for the Day appears in the Boston Globe every Monday through Saturday, on the last pages of the "G" section. The year 2015 marks the feature's thirty-first year of publication.

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