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
Quote by Alexander Pope
Hope travels through, nor quits us when we die.
All nature is but art unknown to thee.
And all who told it added something new, and all who heard it, made enlargements...
True politeness consists in being easy one's self, and in making every one about one...
Not to go back is somewhat to advance, and men must walk, at least, before...
'Tis true, perfection none must hope to find in all the world, much less in...
No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in...
Do good by stealth, and blush to find it fame.
Of Manners gentle, of Affections mild; In Wit a man; Simplicity, a child.
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women...
Be niggards of advice on no pretense, For the worst avarice is that of sense.
Not chaos-like together crushed and bruised, But as the world, harmoniously confused, Where order in...
Pride is still aiming at the best houses: Men would be angels, angels would be...
A little learning is a dangerous thing;Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring.
Get place and wealth, if possible with grace; if not, by any means get wealth...
Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of mankind is man.
Virtue she finds too painful an endeavour, content to dwell in decencies for ever.
The ruling passion, be it what it will. The ruling passion conquers reason still.
Lo! The poor Indian, whose untutored mind sees God in clouds, or hears him in...
Men would be angels, angels would be gods.