And die of nothing but a rage to live.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Many men have been capable of doing a wise thing, more a cunning thing, but...
At every trifle, scorn to take offence; that always shows great pride, or little sense
Virtue she finds too painful an endeavour, content to dwell in decencies for ever.
True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, as those who move easiest have...
I find myself hoping a total end of all the unhappy divisions of mankind by...
But blind to former as to future fate, what mortal knows his pre-existent state?
At every trifle take offence, that always shows great pride or little sense.
Teach me to feel another's woe, to hide the fault I see, that mercy I...
Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to...
An honest man is the noblest work of God.
A wit with dunces, and a dunce with wits.
Never elated when someone's oppressed, never dejected when another one's blessed.
How shall I lose the sin, yet keep the sense, and love the offender, yet...
Beauties in vain their pretty eyes may roll; charms strike the sight, but merit wins...
One science only will one genius fit; so vast is art, so narrow human wit.
Who reasons wisely is not therefore wise; His pride in reasoning, not in acting, lies
Hope travels through, nor quits us when we die.
Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
Who shall decide when doctors disagree, And soundest casuists doubt, like you and me?
The vulgar boil, the learned roast, an egg.