Beware of lust; it doth pollute and foul Whom God in Baptisme washt with his own blood: It blots thy lesson written in thy soul; The holy lines cannot be understood. How dare those eyes upon a Bible look, Much lesse towards God, whose lust is all their book!
"The Church Porch"
The Temple George Herbert, The Works of George Herbert (London: George Routledge & Co., 1854), 1.
Art: Lussuria (The Seven Deadly Sins: Lust), Jacques de Backer (1545-1600)
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