Some old men, continually praise the time of their youth. In fact, you would almost think that there were no fools in their days, but unluckily they themselves are left as an example.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Woman's at best a contradiction still.
Is pride, the never-failing vice of fools.
Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to...
Hope springs eternal in the human breast: Man never is, but always To be Blest.
Act well your part, there all the honour lies.
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of mankind is man.
One science only will one genius fit; so vast is art, so narrow human wit.
A man of business may talk of philosophy; a man who has none may practice...
Who reasons wisely is not therefore wise; His pride in reasoning, not in acting, lies
Why did I write? What sin to me unknown dipped me in ink, my parents...
So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, as those who move easiest have...
Praise undeserved, is satire in disguise.
An honest man's the noblest work of God.
The greatest magnifying glasses in the world are a man's own eyes when they look...
Wit is the lowest form of humor.
Who combats bravely is not therefore brave, He dreads a death-bed like the meanest slave:...
Don't lower your standards. Instead, wait for people to rise up to your expectations.
Labor wants also pride and joy in doing good work, a sense of making or...