Man never thinks himself happy, but when he enjoys those things which others want or desire
Quote by Alexander Pope
Teach me to feel another's woe, to hide the fault I see, that mercy I...
The People's voice is odd; It is, and it is not, the voice of God
Happy the man whose wish and care a few paternal acres bound, content to breathe...
Men dream of courtship, but in wedlock wake.
An honest man is the noblest work of God.
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jury-men may dine
While pensive poets painful vigils keep - Sleepless themselves to give their readers sleep
No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in...
Extremes in nature equal ends produce; In man they join to some mysterious use.
The difference is too nice - Where ends the virtue or begins the vice.
The most positive men are the most credulous.
The only time you run out of chances is when you stop taking them
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like...
True politeness consists in being easy one's self, and in making every one about one...
Hope springs eternal in the human breast: Man never is, but always To be Blest.
All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction, which thou canst not...
All are but parts of one stupendous whole, Whose body Nature is, and God the...
You eat, in dreams, the custard of the day.
Many's the long night I've dreamed of cheese - toasted, mostly.
An overripe banana, yellow outside, squishy in