Drink is the feast of reason and the flow of soul.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
Men would be angels, angels would be gods.
Some old men, continually praise the time of their youth. In fact, you would almost...
So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
Satan is wiser now than before, and tempts by making rich instead of poor.
True, conscious honour is to feel no sin; he's armed without that's innocent within.
The greatest magnifying glasses in the world are a man's own eyes when they look...
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like...
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women...
But Satan now is wiser than of yore, and tempts by making rich, not making...
Hope springs eternal in the human breast
At every trifle take offence, that always shows great pride or little sense.
Why did I write? What sin to me unknown dipped me in ink, my parents...
Next o'er his books his eyes begin to roll, In pleasing memory of all he...
True politeness consists in being easy one's self, and in making every one about one...
And, after all, what is a lie? 'Tis but the truth in a masquerade.
Good God! How often are we to die before we go quite off this stage?...
Who shall decide when doctors disagree, And soundest casuists doubt, like you and me?
Virtue she finds too painful an endeavour, content to dwell in decencies for ever.
For fools rush in where angels fear to tread.