Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Drink is the feast of reason and the flow of soul.
Behold the child, by Nature's kindly law pleased with a rattle, tickled with a straw.
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women...
No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in...
An honest man is the noblest work of God.
Satan is wiser now than before, and tempts by making rich instead of poor.
An honest man's the noblest work of God.
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance
I find myself hoping a total end of all the unhappy divisions of mankind by...
Not chaos-like together crushed and bruised, But as the world, harmoniously confused, Where order in...
While pensive poets painful vigils keep - Sleepless themselves to give their readers sleep
Hope springs eternal in the human breast
The most positive men are the most credulous.
Who reasons wisely is not therefore wise; His pride in reasoning, not in acting, lies
'Tis education forms the common mind; just as the twig is bent the tree's inclined.
Not to go back is somewhat to advance, and men must walk, at least, before...
Fondly we think we honor merit then, When we but praise ourselves in other men.
Hope travels through, nor quits us when we die.
But Satan now is wiser than of yore, and tempts by making rich, not making...
Lo, what huge heaps of littleness around!