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.
He was so fair that they called him the lady of Christ's College.More John Aubrey, quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The silver Thames takes some part of this county in its journey to Oxford.More John Aubrey, quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
My dad was a pretty poor guy, he didn't have a whole lot of money. He always wanted something for my brother and myself, some kind of business. He'd asked the owners of this course to call him if it ever came up for sale, and one day, they called. I had a scholarship offer to Ohio State and my dad said, 'Son, what do you want to do, cut grass or go to school?' I said, what do you want me to do, Dad? He said, 'Well, I can't afford any help.' I said, 'No problem, Dad, I'll help you cut grass.' Looking back, I think I madMore John Aubrey, quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
He (Thomas Hobbes) walked much and contemplated, and he had in the head of his staff a pen and ink-horn, carried always a notebook in his pocket, and as soon as a thought darted, he presently entered it into his book, or otherwise he might perhaps haMore 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]

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