Honor and shame from no condition rise. Act well your part: there all the honor lies.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Get place and wealth, if possible with grace; if not, by any means get wealth...
Hope travels through, nor quits us when we die.
Who shall decide when doctors disagree, And soundest casuists doubt, like you and me?
A work of art that contains theories is like an object on which the price...
The most positive men are the most credulous.
When we are young, we are slavishly employed in procuring something whereby we may live...
An honest man is the noblest work of God.
There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of...
My garden, like my life, seems to me every year to want correction and require...
True politeness consists in being easy one's self, and in making every one about one...
But blind to former as to future fate, what mortal knows his pre-existent state?
Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined.
Not chaos-like together crushed and bruised, But as the world, harmoniously confused, Where order in...
Astrologers that future fates foreshow.
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance
The ruling passion, be it what it will. The ruling passion conquers reason still.
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
Hope springs eternal in the human breast: Man never is, but always To be Blest.
Praise undeserved, is satire in disguise.