For fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Histories are more full of examples of the fidelity of dogs than of friends.
The only time you run out of chances is when you stop taking them
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women...
Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, Thinks what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er...
True politeness consists in being easy one's self, and in making every one about one...
Who shall decide when doctors disagree, And soundest casuists doubt, like you and me?
The difference is too nice - Where ends the virtue or begins the vice.
While pensive poets painful vigils keep - Sleepless themselves to give their readers sleep
Virtue she finds too painful an endeavour, content to dwell in decencies for ever.
No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in...
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves.
Trust not yourself, but your defects to know, make use of every friend and every...
Teach me to feel another's woe, to hide the fault I see, that mercy I...
Who combats bravely is not therefore brave, He dreads a death-bed like the meanest slave:...
The greatest magnifying glasses in the world are a man's own eyes when they look...
So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
Passions are the gales of life.
On wrongs swift vengeance waits.
The world forgetting, by the world forgot.