Hope travels through, nor quits us when we die.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Lo, what huge heaps of littleness around!
An honest man's the noblest work of God.
Order is heaven's first law.
Fondly we think we honor merit then, When we but praise ourselves in other men.
Extremes in nature equal ends produce; In man they join to some mysterious use.
And, after all, what is a lie? 'Tis but the truth in a masquerade.
While pensive poets painful vigils keep - Sleepless themselves to give their readers sleep
In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or...
What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than...
Behold the child, by Nature's kindly law pleased with a rattle, tickled with a straw.
But Satan now is wiser than of yore, and tempts by making rich, not making...
Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined.
Get place and wealth, if possible with grace; if not, by any means get wealth...
Vices and virtues are of a strange nature, for the more we have, the fewer...
A wit with dunces, and a dunce with wits.
Fools admire, but men of sense approve.
Party-spirit at best is but the madness of many for the gain of a few.
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...
Teach me to feel another's woe, to hide the fault I see, that mercy I...