At every trifle take offence, that always shows great pride or little sense.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
Know then this truth, enough for man to know virtue alone is happiness below.
All chance, direction, which thou canst not see
Behold the child, by Nature's kindly law pleased with a rattle, tickled with a straw.
I find myself hoping a total end of all the unhappy divisions of mankind by...
Men must be taught as if you taught them not, and things unknown proposed as...
Nature and nature's laws lay hid in the night. God said, Let Newton be! and...
The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
False happiness is like false money; it passes for a long time as well as...
The greatest magnifying glasses in the world are a man's own eyes when they look...
How shall I lose the sin, yet keep the sense, and love the offender, yet...
Writing is hard work and bad for the health.
True, conscious honour is to feel no sin; he's armed without that's innocent within.
A work of art that contains theories is like an object on which the price...
Remembrance and reflection how allied. What thin partitions divides sense from thought.
A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring:...
Drink is the feast of reason and the flow of soul.
Praise undeserved, is satire in disguise.
For fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
But Satan now is wiser than of yore, and tempts by making rich, not making...