On wrongs swift vengeance waits.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
At every trifle take offence, that always shows great pride or little sense.
No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in...
All nature is but art unknown to thee.
'Tis true, perfection none must hope to find in all the world, much less in...
'Tis not enough your counsel still be true; Blunt truths more mischief than nice falsehoods...
And die of nothing but a rage to live.
Do good by stealth, and blush to find it fame.
No woman ever hates a man for being in love with her, but many a...
Beauties in vain their pretty eyes may roll; charms strike the sight, but merit wins...
Never find fault with the absent.
One science only will one genius fit; so vast is art, so narrow human wit.
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves.
Reason's whole pleasure, all the joys of sense, Lie in three words, - health, peace,...
Fools admire, but men of sense approve.
The proper study of Mankind is Man.
To err is human; to forgive, divine.
Virtue she finds too painful an endeavour, content to dwell in decencies for ever.
Men dream of courtship, but in wedlock wake.
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
Who shall decide when doctors disagree, And soundest casuists doubt, like you and me?