Coffee which makes the politician wise, and see through all things with his half-shut eyes
Quote by Alexander Pope
'Tis education forms the common mind; just as the twig is bent the tree's inclined.
Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined.
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like...
A work of art that contains theories is like an object on which the price...
An honest man's the noblest work of God.
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women...
How prone to doubt, how cautious are the wise!
Reason's whole pleasure, all the joys of sense, Lie in three words, - health, peace,...
A man of business may talk of philosophy; a man who has none may practice...
When we are young, we are slavishly employed in procuring something whereby we may live...
All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction, which thou canst not...
True, conscious honour is to feel no sin; he's armed without that's innocent within.
Who shall decide when doctors disagree, And soundest casuists doubt, like you and me?
You eat, in dreams, the custard of the day.
Do good by stealth, and blush to find it fame.
If a man's character is to be abused there's nobody like a relative to do...
Never find fault with the absent.
Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
Men must be taught as if you taught them not, and things unknown proposed as...
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.