Men dream of courtship, but in wedlock wake.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance.
All chance, direction, which thou canst not see
The same ambition can destroy or save, and make a patriot as it makes a...
Histories are more full of examples of the fidelity of dogs than of friends.
Never elated when someone's oppressed, never dejected when another one's blessed.
A man of business may talk of philosophy; a man who has none may practice...
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
Health consists with temperance alone.
Lulled in the countless chambers of the brain, our thoughts are linked by many a...
Of Manners gentle, of Affections mild; In Wit a man; Simplicity, a child.
The learned is happy, nature to explore; The fool is happy, that he knows no...
Of manners gentle, of affections mild; In wit a man, simplicity a child
Why did I write? What sin to me unknown dipped me in ink, my parents...
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like...
To err is human, to forgive, divine.
The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
The difference is too nice - Where ends the virtue or begins the vice.
Pride is still aiming at the best houses: Men would be angels, angels would be...
Never find fault with the absent.
Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.