The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jurymen may dine.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Do good by stealth, and blush to find it fame.
If a man's character is to be abused there's nobody like a relative to do...
What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than...
The vulgar boil, the learned roast, an egg.
Charms strike the sight; but merit wins the soul.
A work of art that contains theories is like an object on which the price...
Good God! How often are we to die before we go quite off this stage?...
Never elated when someone's oppressed, never dejected when another one's blessed.
For fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold, Alike fantastic if too new or...
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves.
Order is Heaven's first law
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance.
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like...
While pensive poets painful vigils keep - Sleepless themselves to give their readers sleep
Extremes in nature equal ends produce; In man they join to some mysterious use.
The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
Drink is the feast of reason and the flow of soul.
And I appoint unto you a kingdom, as my Father hath appointed unto me; That...
Come ye, say they, I will fetch wine, and we will fill ourselves with strong...