Hope springs eternal in the human breast: Man never is, but always To be Blest.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
The proper study of Mankind is Man.
Why did I write? What sin to me unknown dipped me in ink, my parents...
True, conscious honour is to feel no sin; he's armed without that's innocent within.
Passions are the gales of life.
The ruling passion, be it what it will, The ruling passion conquers reason still
Such were the notes thy once loved poet sung, Till death untimely stopped his tuneful...
Extremes in nature equal ends produce; In man they join to some mysterious use.
Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to...
Woman's at best a contradiction still.
Behold the child, by Nature's kindly law pleased with a rattle, tickled with a straw.
Get place and wealth, if possible with grace; if not, by any means get wealth...
A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring:...
Writing is hard work and bad for the health.
Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, Thinks what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er...
All nature is but art unknown to thee.
Pride is still aiming at the best houses: Men would be angels, angels would be...
Wit is the lowest form of humor.
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jurymen may dine.
The difference is too nice - Where ends the virtue or begins the vice.
On life's vast ocean diversely we sail. Reasons the card, but passion the gale.