No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in other words, that they are wiser today than they were yesterday.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of...
Like Cato, give his little senate laws, and sit attentive to his own applause.
In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold, Alike fantastic if too new or...
The way of the Creative works through change and transformation, so that each thing receives...
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women...
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves.
Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined.
How shall I lose the sin, yet keep the sense, and love the offender, yet...
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction, which thou canst not...
All nature is but art unknown to thee.
All are but parts of one stupendous whole, Whose body Nature is, and God the...
One science only will one genius fit; so vast is art, so narrow human wit.
A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring:...
True, conscious honor is to feel no sin, he's armed without that's innocent within; be...
Trust not yourself, but your defects to know, make use of every friend and every...
All chance, direction, which thou canst not see
A wit with dunces, and a dunce with wits.
Never find fault with the absent.
And, after all, what is a lie? 'Tis but the truth in a masquerade.