Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
At every trifle, scorn to take offence; that always shows great pride, or little sense
And, after all, what is a lie? 'Tis but the truth in a masquerade.
At every trifle take offence, that always shows great pride or little sense.
The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women...
Men would be angels, angels would be gods.
Beauties in vain their pretty eyes may roll; charms strike the sight, but merit wins...
Tis but a part we see, and not a whole.
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like...
I find myself hoping a total end of all the unhappy divisions of mankind by...
You eat, in dreams, the custard of the day.
How prone to doubt, how cautious are the wise!
They dream in courtship, but in wedlock wake.
All nature is but art unknown to thee.
Many men have been capable of doing a wise thing, more a cunning thing, but...
Honor and shame from no condition rise. Act well your part: there all the honor...
Be niggards of advice on no pretense, For the worst avarice is that of sense.
Lulled in the countless chambers of the brain, our thoughts are linked by many a...
Teach me to feel another's woe, to hide the fault I see, that mercy I...
Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, Thinks what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er...