Blessed is the man who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed was the ninth beatitude
Quote by Alexander Pope
Teach me to feel another's woe, to hide the fault I see, that mercy I...
Drink is the feast of reason and the flow of soul.
Trust not yourself, but your defects to know, make use of every friend and every...
Man never thinks himself happy, but when he enjoys those things which others want or...
All nature is but art unknown to thee.
Behold the child, by Nature's kindly law pleased with a rattle, tickled with a straw.
At every trifle, scorn to take offence; that always shows great pride, or little sense
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like...
So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
The vulgar boil, the learned roast, an egg.
No woman ever hates a man for being in love with her, but many a...
True, conscious honour is to feel no sin; he's armed without that's innocent within.
Writing is hard work and bad for the health.
Lo, what huge heaps of littleness around!
The greatest magnifying glasses in the world are a man's own eyes when they look...
All are but parts of one stupendous whole, Whose body Nature is, and God the...
Wit is the lowest form of humor.
Nature and Nature's laws lay hid in night. God said, 'Let Newton be!' and all...
The higher nature in man always seeks for something which transcends itself and yet is...
If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder without any such...