Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than...
So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jury-men may dine
Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
A God without dominion, providence, and final causes, is nothing else but fate and nature.
My garden, like my life, seems to me every year to want correction and require...
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance
Never find fault with the absent.
True, conscious honour is to feel no sin; he's armed without that's innocent within.
Woman's at best a contradiction still.
Wit is the lowest form of humor.
The most positive men are the most credulous.
Nature and nature's laws lay hid in the night. God said, Let Newton be! and...
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jurymen may dine.
Honor and shame from no condition rise. Act well your part: there all the honor...
An honest man is the noblest work of God.
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
And die of nothing but a rage to live.
Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read With loads of learned lumber in his head.