Such were the notes thy once loved poet sung, Till death untimely stopped his tuneful tongue
Quote by Alexander Pope
The only time you run out of chances is when you stop taking them
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women...
They dream in courtship, but in wedlock wake.
Men must be taught as if you taught them not, and things unknown proposed as...
Next o'er his books his eyes begin to roll, In pleasing memory of all he...
Know then this truth, enough for man to know virtue alone is happiness below.
Behold the child, by Nature's kindly law pleased with a rattle, tickled with a straw.
To observations which ourselves we make, we grow more partial for th' observer's sake.
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jurymen may dine.
Order is heaven's first law.
Writing is hard work and bad for the health.
Woman's at best a contradiction still.
Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of mankind is man.
A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring:...
At every word a reputation dies.
The most positive men are the most credulous.
In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold, Alike fantastic if too new or...
The vulgar boil, the learned roast, an egg.
The ruling passion, be it what it will. The ruling passion conquers reason still.
Never elated when someone's oppressed, never dejected when another one's blessed.