Such were the notes thy once loved poet sung, Till death untimely stopped his tuneful tongue
Quote by Alexander Pope
One science only will one genius fit; so vast is art, so narrow human wit.
Act well your part, there all the honour lies.
A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring:...
The vulgar boil, the learned roast, an egg.
To err is human; to forgive, divine.
Extremes in nature equal ends produce; In man they join to some mysterious use.
The only time you run out of chances is when you stop taking them
All nature is but art, unknown to thee; all chance, direction, which thou canst not...
Health consists with temperance alone.
On life's vast ocean diversely we sail. Reasons the card, but passion the gale.
Gentle dullness ever loves a joke.
The same ambition can destroy or save, and make a patriot as it makes a...
Never find fault with the absent.
Reason's whole pleasure, all the joys of sense, Lie in three words, - health, peace,...
All are but parts of one stupendous whole, Whose body Nature is, and God the...
Hope springs eternal in the human breast
No woman ever hates a man for being in love with her, but many a...
Many men have been capable of doing a wise thing, more a cunning thing, but...
The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read With loads of learned lumber in his head.
Happy the man whose wish and care a few paternal acres bound, content to breathe...