Is pride, the never-failing vice of fools.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
A work of art that contains theories is like an object on which the price...
The way of the Creative works through change and transformation, so that each thing receives...
And all who told it added something new, and all who heard it, made enlargements...
Man never thinks himself happy, but when he enjoys those things which others want or...
If a man's character is to be abused there's nobody like a relative to do...
The vulgar boil, the learned roast, an egg.
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like...
Remembrance and reflection how allied. What thin partitions divides sense from thought.
'Tis education forms the common mind; just as the twig is bent the tree's inclined.
All chance, direction, which thou canst not see
Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined.
Virtue she finds too painful an endeavour, content to dwell in decencies for ever.
At every trifle take offence, that always shows great pride or little sense.
Trust not yourself, but your defects to know, make use of every friend and every...
Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
At ev'ry word a reputation dies.
Extremes in nature equal ends produce; In man they join to some mysterious use.
Reason's whole pleasure, all the joys of sense, Lie in three words, - health, peace,...
I have no idols. I admire work, dedication and competence.
Fathers and mothers have lost the idea that the highest aspiration they might have for...