In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold, Alike fantastic if too new or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside
Quote by Alexander Pope
The only time you run out of chances is when you stop taking them
Praise undeserved, is satire in disguise.
All chance, direction, which thou canst not see
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
Hope springs eternal in the human breast
Reason's whole pleasure, all the joys of sense, Lie in three words, - health, peace,...
And, after all, what is a lie? 'Tis but the truth in a masquerade.
Get place and wealth, if possible with grace; if not, by any means get wealth...
In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or...
Not always actions show the man; we find who does a kindness is not therefore...
The ruling passion, be it what it will, The ruling passion conquers reason still
The difference is too nice - Where ends the virtue or begins the vice.
Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to...
Blessed is the man who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed was the...
Not to go back is somewhat to advance, and men must walk, at least, before...
Nature and Nature's laws lay hid in night. God said, 'Let Newton be!' and all...
You eat, in dreams, the custard of the day.
All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction, which thou canst not...
Art among a religious race produces relics; among a military one, trophies; among a commercial...
Music can save people, but it can't in the commercial way it's being used. It's...
For life, with all its yields of joy and woe, And hope and fear, -...
Nature is a good name for an effect whose cause is God.
Pride had rather out of the way than go behind