Reason's whole pleasure, all the joys of sense, Lie in three words, - health, peace, and competence
Quote by Alexander Pope
A wit with dunces, and a dunce with wits.
I find myself hoping a total end of all the unhappy divisions of mankind by...
'Tis education forms the common mind; just as the twig is bent the tree's inclined.
Coffee which makes the politician wise, and see through all things with his half-shut eyes
Nature and Nature's laws lay hid in night. God said, 'Let Newton be!' and all...
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves.
True politeness consists in being easy one's self, and in making every one about one...
Remembrance and reflection how allied. What thin partitions divides sense from thought.
Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
Writing is hard work and bad for the health.
For Forms of Government let fools contest; whatever is best administered is best.
What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than...
Histories are more full of examples of the fidelity of dogs than of friends.
'Tis true, perfection none must hope to find in all the world, much less in...
And all who told it added something new, and all who heard it, made enlargements...
A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring:...
At every trifle take offence, that always shows great pride or little sense.
Tis but a part we see, and not a whole.
Extremes in nature equal ends produce; In man they join to some mysterious use.
Nature and nature's laws lay hid in the night. God said, Let Newton be! and...