The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jury-men may dine
Quote by Alexander Pope
For modes of faith let graceless zealots fight, His can't be wrong whose life is...
The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read With loads of learned lumber in his head.
Hope springs eternal in the human breast: Man never is, but always To be Blest.
T is true,t is certain; man though dead retains, Part of himself: the immortal mind...
Many men have been capable of doing a wise thing, more a cunning thing, but...
Praise undeserved, is satire in disguise.
Nature and nature's laws lay hid in the night. God said, Let Newton be! and...
Men dream of courtship, but in wedlock wake.
Reason's whole pleasure, all the joys of sense, Lie in three words, - health, peace,...
While pensive poets painful vigils keep - Sleepless themselves to give their readers sleep
The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
Know then this truth, enough for man to know virtue alone is happiness below.
Be niggards of advice on no pretense, For the worst avarice is that of sense.
Such were the notes thy once loved poet sung, Till death untimely stopped his tuneful...
At ev'ry word a reputation dies.
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance
An honest man's the noblest work of God.
Lulled in the countless chambers of the brain, our thoughts are linked by many a...
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like...
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women...