Praise undeserved, is satire in disguise.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like...
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jurymen may dine.
For Forms of Government let fools contest; whatever is best administered is best.
The most positive men are the most credulous.
Do good by stealth, and blush to find it fame.
No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in...
Man never thinks himself happy, but when he enjoys those things which others want or...
Gentle dullness ever loves a joke.
Know then this truth, enough for man to know virtue alone is happiness below.
'Tis not enough your counsel still be true; Blunt truths more mischief than nice falsehoods...
So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
Order is Heaven's first law
Order is heaven's first law.
Coffee which makes the politician wise, and see through all things with his half-shut eyes
Never find fault with the absent.
But blind to former as to future fate, what mortal knows his pre-existent state?
The worst of madmen is a saint run mad.
I find myself hoping a total end of all the unhappy divisions of mankind by...
Party-spirit at best is but the madness of many for the gain of a few.