Satan is wiser now than before, and tempts by making rich instead of poor.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Why did I write? What sin to me unknown dipped me in ink, my parents...
Who shall decide when doctors disagree, And soundest casuists doubt, like you and me?
The most positive men are the most credulous.
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance.
Party-spirit at best is but the madness of many for the gain of a few.
Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
Order is Heaven's first law
They dream in courtship, but in wedlock wake.
No woman ever hates a man for being in love with her, but many a...
Tis but a part we see, and not a whole.
The greatest magnifying glasses in the world are a man's own eyes when they look...
Lulled in the countless chambers of the brain, our thoughts are linked by many a...
Genius creates, and taste preserves. Taste is the good sense of genius; without taste, genius...
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jurymen may dine.
There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of...
In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or...
Gentle dullness ever loves a joke.
True politeness consists in being easy one's self, and in making every one about one...
Politeness is half good manners and half good lying.
Politeness is the art of choosing among one's real thoughts.