The difference is too nice - Where ends the virtue or begins the vice.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Next o'er his books his eyes begin to roll, In pleasing memory of all he...
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
How prone to doubt, how cautious are the wise!
Of manners gentle, of affections mild; In wit a man, simplicity a child
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance.
What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than...
To err is human; to forgive, divine.
A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring:...
The same ambition can destroy or save, and make a patriot as it makes a...
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
The most positive men are the most credulous.
Such were the notes thy once loved poet sung, Till death untimely stopped his tuneful...
If a man's character is to be abused there's nobody like a relative to do...
Woman's at best a contradiction still.
Astrologers that future fates foreshow.
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jury-men may dine
Nature and nature's laws lay hid in the night. God said, Let Newton be! and...
Hope travels through, nor quits us when we die.
Tis but a part we see, and not a whole.
Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.