Remembrance and reflection how allied. What thin partitions divides sense from thought.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Not chaos-like together crushed and bruised, But as the world, harmoniously confused, Where order in...
Blessed is the man who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed was the...
The ruling passion, be it what it will. The ruling passion conquers reason still.
A God without dominion, providence, and final causes, is nothing else but fate and nature.
Party-spirit at best is but the madness of many for the gain of a few.
Never find fault with the absent.
They dream in courtship, but in wedlock wake.
Many men have been capable of doing a wise thing, more a cunning thing, but...
Of manners gentle, of affections mild; In wit a man, simplicity a child
Behold the child, by Nature's kindly law pleased with a rattle, tickled with a straw.
To err is human; to forgive, divine.
'Tis not enough your counsel still be true; Blunt truths more mischief than nice falsehoods...
Not always actions show the man; we find who does a kindness is not therefore...
But blind to former as to future fate, what mortal knows his pre-existent state?
Men dream of courtship, but in wedlock wake.
The ruling passion, be it what it will, The ruling passion conquers reason still
Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
Not to go back is somewhat to advance, and men must walk, at least, before...
But Satan now is wiser than of yore, and tempts by making rich, not making...
Beauties in vain their pretty eyes may roll; charms strike the sight, but merit wins...