Order is heaven's first law.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
A man of business may talk of philosophy; a man who has none may practice...
Order is Heaven's first law
Many men have been capable of doing a wise thing, more a cunning thing, but...
True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, as those who move easiest have...
Of manners gentle, of affections mild; In wit a man, simplicity a child
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
Genius creates, and taste preserves. Taste is the good sense of genius; without taste, genius...
Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
The learned is happy, nature to explore; The fool is happy, that he knows no...
Gentle dullness ever loves a joke.
A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring:...
Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined.
Not always actions show the man; we find who does a kindness is not therefore...
And, after all, what is a lie? 'Tis but the truth in a masquerade.
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
At every word a reputation dies.
If a man's character is to be abused there's nobody like a relative to do...
Remembrance and reflection how allied. What thin partitions divides sense from thought.
Get place and wealth, if possible with grace; if not, by any means get wealth...
Beauties in vain their pretty eyes may roll; charms strike the sight, but merit wins...