If a man's character is to be abused there's nobody like a relative to do the business.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Never find fault with the absent.
Men dream of courtship, but in wedlock wake.
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jury-men may dine
Hope springs eternal in the human breast: Man never is, but always To be Blest.
Wit is the lowest form of humor.
Hope springs eternal in the human breast
False happiness is like false money; it passes for a long time as well as...
The ruling passion, be it what it will. The ruling passion conquers reason still.
For fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
Many men have been capable of doing a wise thing, more a cunning thing, but...
Order is Heaven's first law
You eat, in dreams, the custard of the day.
The most positive men are the most credulous.
Party-spirit at best is but the madness of many for the gain of a few.
Behold the child, by Nature's kindly law pleased with a rattle, tickled with a straw.
'Tis true, perfection none must hope to find in all the world, much less in...
'Tis not enough your counsel still be true; Blunt truths more mischief than nice falsehoods...
And die of nothing but a rage to live.
One science only will one genius fit; so vast is art, so narrow human wit.
All are but parts of one stupendous whole, Whose body Nature is, and God the...