Fools admire, but men of sense approve.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
Never elated when someone's oppressed, never dejected when another one's blessed.
Teach me to feel another's woe, to hide the fault I see, that mercy I...
The greatest magnifying glasses in the world are a man's own eyes when they look...
No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in...
Pride is still aiming at the best houses: Men would be angels, angels would be...
All chance, direction, which thou canst not see
If a man's character is to be abused there's nobody like a relative to do...
And, after all, what is a lie? 'Tis but the truth in a masquerade.
But Satan now is wiser than of yore, and tempts by making rich, not making...
There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of...
The most positive men are the most credulous.
Who reasons wisely is not therefore wise; His pride in reasoning, not in acting, lies
The only time you run out of chances is when you stop taking them
Charms strike the sight; but merit wins the soul.
At every trifle, scorn to take offence; that always shows great pride, or little sense
Trust not yourself, but your defects to know, make use of every friend and every...
Extremes in nature equal ends produce; In man they join to some mysterious use.
Praise undeserved, is satire in disguise.
True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, as those who move easiest have...