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.
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 [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Mr. William Shakespeare was born at Stratford upon Avon in the county of Warwick. His father was a butcher, and I have been told heretofore by some of the neighbors, that when he was a boy he exercised his father's trade, but when he killed a calf he would do it in a high style and make a speech. Ben Jonson and he did gather humors of men daily wherever they came.More John Aubrey, quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I couldn't see it go in because of the mound in front of the green, ... I knew it was going to be close.More John Aubrey, quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have been in danger of being drowned twice.More John Aubrey, quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
How these curiosities would be quite forgot, did not such idle fellowes as I put them down.More John Aubrey, quotes [07/11/2011 07:07:56]

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