Be niggards of advice on no pretense, For the worst avarice is that of sense.
Quote by Alexander Pope
The ruling passion, be it what it will, The ruling passion conquers reason still
And all who told it added something new, and all who heard it, made enlargements...
There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of...
Coffee which makes the politician wise, and see through all things with his half-shut eyes
The difference is too nice - Where ends the virtue or begins the vice.
The greatest magnifying glasses in the world are a man's own eyes when they look...
Order is Heaven's first law
The most positive men are the most credulous.
For modes of faith let graceless zealots fight, His can't be wrong whose life is...
'Tis true, perfection none must hope to find in all the world, much less in...
Lo, what huge heaps of littleness around!
Histories are more full of examples of the fidelity of dogs than of friends.
Such were the notes thy once loved poet sung, Till death untimely stopped his tuneful...
At every trifle take offence, that always shows great pride or little sense.
All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction, which thou canst not...
Some old men, continually praise the time of their youth. In fact, you would almost...
Next o'er his books his eyes begin to roll, In pleasing memory of all he...
Fondly we think we honor merit then, When we but praise ourselves in other men.
Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined.
Tis but a part we see, and not a whole.