A work of art that contains theories is like an object on which the price tag has been left.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
The same ambition can destroy or save, and make a patriot as it makes a...
To err is human, to forgive, divine.
Never elated when someone's oppressed, never dejected when another one's blessed.
Some old men, continually praise the time of their youth. In fact, you would almost...
My garden, like my life, seems to me every year to want correction and require...
The difference is too nice - Where ends the virtue or begins the vice.
Let sinful bachelors their woes deplore, full well they merit all they feel, and more
Be niggards of advice on no pretense, For the worst avarice is that of sense.
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jury-men may dine
Get place and wealth, if possible with grace; if not, by any means get wealth...
Pride is still aiming at the best houses: Men would be angels, angels would be...
The most positive men are the most credulous.
Man never thinks himself happy, but when he enjoys those things which others want or...
Act well your part, there all the honour lies.
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others upon ourselves
Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of mankind is man.
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
T is true,t is certain; man though dead retains, Part of himself: the immortal mind...
Philosophy is written in that great book which ever lies before our eyes ... We...
Almost all the noblest things that have been achieved in the world, have been achieved...