Never find fault with the absent.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
My garden, like my life, seems to me every year to want correction and require...
Get place and wealth, if possible with grace; if not, by any means get wealth...
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance.
But Satan now is wiser than of yore, and tempts by making rich, not making...
Health consists with temperance alone.
Trust not yourself, but your defects to know. Make use of every friend and every...
Like Cato, give his little senate laws, and sit attentive to his own applause.
All nature is but art unknown to thee.
A man of business may talk of philosophy; a man who has none may practice...
All nature is but art, unknown to thee; all chance, direction, which thou canst not...
Hope springs eternal in the human breast: Man never is, but always To be Blest.
Lulled in the countless chambers of the brain, our thoughts are linked by many a...
For fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jury-men may dine
Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to...
Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, Thinks what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er...
Trust not yourself, but your defects to know, make use of every friend and every...
At ev'ry word a reputation dies.
The vulgar boil, the learned roast, an egg.
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot.