All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction, which thou canst not see; All discord, harmony not understood; All partial evil, universal good; And spite of pride, in erring reason's spite, One truth is clear, Whatever is,…
Quote by Alexander Pope
Hope springs eternal in the human breast: Man never is, but always To be Blest.
If a man's character is to be abused there's nobody like a relative to do...
Tis but a part we see, and not a whole.
Of Manners gentle, of Affections mild; In Wit a man; Simplicity, a child.
Reason's whole pleasure, all the joys of sense, Lie in three words, - health, peace,...
True politeness consists in being easy one's self, and in making every one about one...
To err is human, to forgive, divine.
All are but parts of one stupendous whole, Whose body Nature is, and God the...
How prone to doubt, how cautious are the wise!
Is pride, the never-failing vice of fools.
Not always actions show the man; we find who does a kindness is not therefore...
I find myself hoping a total end of all the unhappy divisions of mankind by...
But Satan now is wiser than of yore, and tempts by making rich, not making...
Never find fault with the absent.
What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than...
Such were the notes thy once loved poet sung, Till death untimely stopped his tuneful...
They dream in courtship, but in wedlock wake.
Gentle dullness ever loves a joke.
Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
'Tis education forms the common mind; just as the twig is bent the tree's inclined.