My garden, like my life, seems to me every year to want correction and require alternation.
Quote by Alexander Pope
How shall I lose the sin, yet keep the sense, and love the offender, yet...
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women...
Fondly we think we honor merit then, When we but praise ourselves in other men.
Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, Thinks what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er...
The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read With loads of learned lumber in his head.
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like...
Hope travels through, nor quits us when we die.
Gentle dullness ever loves a joke.
Know then this truth, enough for man to know virtue alone is happiness below.
Remembrance and reflection how allied. What thin partitions divides sense from thought.
The way of the Creative works through change and transformation, so that each thing receives...
Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of mankind is man.
A wit with dunces, and a dunce with wits.
An honest man is the noblest work of God.
And, after all, what is a lie? 'Tis but the truth in a masquerade.
'Tis education forms the common mind; just as the twig is bent the tree's inclined.
In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or...
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance
If I can't dance, it's not my revolution!
I know nothing, except what everyone knows if there when Graces dances, I should dance.