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
The ruling passion, be it what it will. The ruling passion conquers reason still.
So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
While pensive poets painful vigils keep - Sleepless themselves to give their readers sleep
Men would be angels, angels would be gods.
How shall I lose the sin, yet keep the sense, and love the offender, yet...
Lo! The poor Indian, whose untutored mind sees God in clouds, or hears him in...
An honest man is the noblest work of God.
Who combats bravely is not therefore brave, He dreads a death-bed like the meanest slave:...
T is true,t is certain; man though dead retains, Part of himself: the immortal mind...
The greatest magnifying glasses in the world are a man's own eyes when they look...
To err is human; to forgive, divine.
But Satan now is wiser than of yore, and tempts by making rich, not making...
Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
'Tis not enough your counsel still be true; Blunt truths more mischief than nice falsehoods...
The only time you run out of chances is when you stop taking them
When we are young, we are slavishly employed in procuring something whereby we may live...
True politeness consists in being easy one's self, and in making every one about one...
All nature is but art unknown to thee.
Time is the great art of man.
All art requires courage.
Everything is the product of one universal creative effort. There is nothing dead in Nature.