Herein is not only a great vanity, but a great contempt of God’s gifts, that the sweetness of man’s breath, being a good gift of God, should be willfully corrupted by this stinking smoke.

James I
King James I (1566-1625) King of Great Britain
“A Counterblaste to Tobacco” (1604)
Added on 11-Jan-12 | Last updated 11-Jan-12
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