T is true,t is certain; man though dead retains, Part of himself: the immortal mind remains.
Quote by Alexander Pope
In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or...
Lo, what huge heaps of littleness around!
The same ambition can destroy or save, and make a patriot as it makes a...
Praise undeserved, is satire in disguise.
For modes of faith let graceless zealots fight, His can't be wrong whose life is...
An honest man is the noblest work of God.
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
Of manners gentle, of affections mild; In wit a man, simplicity a child
Let sinful bachelors their woes deplore, full well they merit all they feel, and more
The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read With loads of learned lumber in his head.
Like Cato, give his little senate laws, and sit attentive to his own applause.
If a man's character is to be abused there's nobody like a relative to do...
The ruling passion, be it what it will. The ruling passion conquers reason still.
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others upon ourselves
Honor and shame from no condition rise; act well your part, there all the honor...
Order is Heaven's first law
Blessed is the man who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed was the...
Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
Remembrance and reflection how allied. What thin partitions divides sense from thought.
Party-spirit at best is but the madness of many for the gain of a few.