All chance, direction, which thou canst not see
Quote by Alexander Pope
The only time you run out of chances is when you stop taking them
Praise undeserved, is satire in disguise.
Lo! The poor Indian, whose untutored mind sees God in clouds, or hears him in...
In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or...
Behold the child, by Nature's kindly law pleased with a rattle, tickled with a straw.
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves.
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
Never find fault with the absent.
True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, as those who move easiest have...
Fools admire, but men of sense approve.
Virtue she finds too painful an endeavour, content to dwell in decencies for ever.
There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of...
The ruling passion, be it what it will, The ruling passion conquers reason still
So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
Never elated when someone's oppressed, never dejected when another one's blessed.
For modes of faith let graceless zealots fight, His can't be wrong whose life is...
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like...
Is pride, the never-failing vice of fools.
Beauties in vain their pretty eyes may roll; charms strike the sight, but merit wins...