So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
Quote by Alexander Pope
A man of business may talk of philosophy; a man who has none may practice...
A work of art that contains theories is like an object on which the price...
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
No woman ever hates a man for being in love with her, but many a...
In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or...
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others upon ourselves
Wit is the lowest form of humor.
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jurymen may dine.
When we are young, we are slavishly employed in procuring something whereby we may live...
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves.
Lo! The poor Indian, whose untutored mind sees God in clouds, or hears him in...
Lo, what huge heaps of littleness around!
For Forms of Government let fools contest; whatever is best administered is best.
There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of...
All nature is but art unknown to thee.
Lulled in the countless chambers of the brain, our thoughts are linked by many a...
Next o'er his books his eyes begin to roll, In pleasing memory of all he...
Good God! How often are we to die before we go quite off this stage?...
Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
Let our friends perish, provided our enemies fall along with them.