John Aubrey,

John Aubrey,

was an English antiquary and writer, best known as the author of the collection of short biographical pieces usually referred to as Brief Lives and as the discoverer of the Aubrey holes in Stonehenge.
How these curiosities would be quite forgot, did not such idle fellows as I am put them down.More John Aubrey, quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The astrologers and historians write that the ascendant as of Oxford is Capricornus, whose lord is Saturn, a religious planet, and patron of religious men.More John Aubrey, quotes [07/11/2011 07:07:15]
This Earle of Oxford, making of his low obeisance to Queen Elizabeth, happened to let a Fart, at which he was so abashed and ashamed that he went to Travell, 7 yeares. On his returne the Queen welcomed him home, and sayd, My Lord, I had forgott the Fart.More John Aubrey, quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
He [William Harvey] did not care for chymistrey, and was wont to speake against them with an undervalue.More John Aubrey, quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Box about: 'twill come to my father anon.More John Aubrey, quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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