Men would be angels, angels would be gods.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
True politeness consists in being easy one's self, and in making every one about one...
To err is human; to forgive, divine.
But Satan now is wiser than of yore, and tempts by making rich, not making...
Act well your part, there all the honour lies.
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others upon ourselves
What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than...
Honor and shame from no condition rise. Act well your part: there all the honor...
'Tis education forms the common mind; just as the twig is bent the tree's inclined.
Satan is wiser now than before, and tempts by making rich instead of poor.
No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in...
Know then this truth, enough for man to know virtue alone is happiness below.
Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
An honest man's the noblest work of God.
They dream in courtship, but in wedlock wake.
Pride is still aiming at the best houses: Men would be angels, angels would be...
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jurymen may dine.
The most positive men are the most credulous.
To the question whether I am a pessimist or an optimist, I answer that my...
Americans are optimists. They hope they'll be wealthy someday - and they're positive they can...
Let us be of cheer, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those which...