Lo, what huge heaps of littleness around!
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Like Cato, give his little senate laws, and sit attentive to his own applause.
Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined.
Who combats bravely is not therefore brave, He dreads a death-bed like the meanest slave:...
The ruling passion, be it what it will, The ruling passion conquers reason still
An honest man is the noblest work of God.
Many men have been capable of doing a wise thing, more a cunning thing, but...
Hope springs eternal in the human breast
Let sinful bachelors their woes deplore, full well they merit all they feel, and more
A little learning is a dangerous thing;Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring.
All nature is but art unknown to thee.
Extremes in nature equal ends produce; In man they join to some mysterious use.
But blind to former as to future fate, what mortal knows his pre-existent state?
Act well your part, there all the honour lies.
Order is Heaven's first law
All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction, which thou canst not...
True, conscious honour is to feel no sin; he's armed without that's innocent within.
For Forms of Government let fools contest; whatever is best administered is best.
All chance, direction, which thou canst not see
Adventure upon all the tickets in the lottery, and you lose for certain; and the...
My country owes me nothing. It gave me, as it gives every boy and girl,...