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
Trust not yourself, but your defects to know, make use of every friend and every...
What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than...
Trust not yourself, but your defects to know. Make use of every friend and every...
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women...
True politeness consists in being easy one's self, and in making every one about one...
To err is human; to forgive, divine.
Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, Thinks what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er...
There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of...
A wit with dunces, and a dunce with wits.
Wit is the lowest form of humor.
When we are young, we are slavishly employed in procuring something whereby we may live...
An honest man's the noblest work of God.
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance
At every trifle take offence, that always shows great pride or little sense.
Such were the notes thy once loved poet sung, Till death untimely stopped his tuneful...
Passions are the gales of life.
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
Remembrance and reflection how allied. What thin partitions divides sense from thought.
Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
Teach me to feel another's woe, to hide the fault I see, that mercy I...