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
A wit with dunces, and a dunce with wits.
Not always actions show the man; we find who does a kindness is not therefore...
Satan is wiser now than before, and tempts by making rich instead of poor.
Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of mankind is man.
At ev'ry word a reputation dies.
Never find fault with the absent.
They dream in courtship, but in wedlock wake.
Honor and shame from no condition rise; act well your part, there all the honor...
A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring:...
There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of...
'Tis true, perfection none must hope to find in all the world, much less in...
Health consists with temperance alone.
Get place and wealth, if possible with grace; if not, by any means get wealth...
So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
True politeness consists in being easy one's self, and in making every one about one...
On wrongs swift vengeance waits.
Of manners gentle, of affections mild; In wit a man, simplicity a child
All nature is but art unknown to thee.
The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a...
Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal...
There are a number of companies in the area who do artificial foliage very well--...