Pride is still aiming at the best houses: Men would be angels, angels would be gods. Aspiring to be gods, if angels fell; aspiring to be angels men rebel.
Quote by Alexander Pope
A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring:...
Coffee which makes the politician wise, and see through all things with his half-shut eyes
An honest man is the noblest work of God.
Many men have been capable of doing a wise thing, more a cunning thing, but...
Hope travels through, nor quits us when we die.
Get place and wealth, if possible with grace; if not, by any means get wealth...
While pensive poets painful vigils keep - Sleepless themselves to give their readers sleep
True politeness consists in being easy one's self, and in making every one about one...
No woman ever hates a man for being in love with her, but many a...
Act well your part, there all the honour lies.
Passions are the gales of life.
Histories are more full of examples of the fidelity of dogs than of friends.
The same ambition can destroy or save, and make a patriot as it makes a...
Hope springs eternal in the human breast: Man never is, but always To be Blest.
Remembrance and reflection how allied. What thin partitions divides sense from thought.
Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, Thinks what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er...
Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
For modes of faith let graceless zealots fight, His can't be wrong whose life is...
Lo, what huge heaps of littleness around!
No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in...