Praise undeserved, is satire in disguise.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Party-spirit at best is but the madness of many for the gain of a few.
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jurymen may dine.
Hope springs eternal in the human breast
All chance, direction, which thou canst not see
Vices and virtues are of a strange nature, for the more we have, the fewer...
Nature and nature's laws lay hid in the night. God said, Let Newton be! and...
'Tis education forms the common mind; just as the twig is bent the tree's inclined.
All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction, which thou canst not...
True, conscious honor is to feel no sin, he's armed without that's innocent within; be...
Writing is hard work and bad for the health.
Wit is the lowest form of humor.
Not to go back is somewhat to advance, and men must walk, at least, before...
What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than...
Slave to no sect, who takes no private road, But looks through Nature up to...
Fondly we think we honor merit then, When we but praise ourselves in other men.
Get place and wealth, if possible with grace; if not, by any means get wealth...
A wit with dunces, and a dunce with wits.
In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold, Alike fantastic if too new or...
Fashions, after all, are only induced epidemics.
My advice to young film-makers is this: Don't follow trends, Start them!
Rules are for the obedience of fools and the guidance of wise men.