An honest man is the noblest work of God.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance
Know then this truth, enough for man to know virtue alone is happiness below.
Men must be taught as if you taught them not, and things unknown proposed as...
Men would be angels, angels would be gods.
So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
When we are young, we are slavishly employed in procuring something whereby we may live...
The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read With loads of learned lumber in his head.
Hope travels through, nor quits us when we die.
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others upon ourselves
All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction, which thou canst not...
Honor and shame from no condition rise. Act well your part: there all the honor...
Wit is the lowest form of humor.
Nature and nature's laws lay hid in the night. God said, Let Newton be! and...
Lo! The poor Indian, whose untutored mind sees God in clouds, or hears him in...
My garden, like my life, seems to me every year to want correction and require...
Of manners gentle, of affections mild; In wit a man, simplicity a child
Honor and shame from no condition rise; act well your part, there all the honor...
I find myself hoping a total end of all the unhappy divisions of mankind by...
Satan is wiser now than before, and tempts by making rich instead of poor.
But Satan now is wiser than of yore, and tempts by making rich, not making...