A little learning is a dangerous thing;Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring.
Quote by Alexander Pope
A God without dominion, providence, and final causes, is nothing else but fate and nature.
Who combats bravely is not therefore brave, He dreads a death-bed like the meanest slave:...
True, conscious honour is to feel no sin; he's armed without that's innocent within.
What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than...
Hope springs eternal in the human breast: Man never is, but always To be Blest.
Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
Teach me to feel another's woe, to hide the fault I see, that mercy I...
Gentle dullness ever loves a joke.
Tis but a part we see, and not a whole.
A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring:...
A wit with dunces, and a dunce with wits.
All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction, which thou canst not...
If a man's character is to be abused there's nobody like a relative to do...
Order is heaven's first law.
Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
Extremes in nature equal ends produce; In man they join to some mysterious use.
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like...
It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.
Whenever I found out anything remarkable, I have thought it my duty to put down...
If need is the mother of all inventions, then curiosity is its genetic father undoubtedly.