The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jurymen may dine.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
How shall I lose the sin, yet keep the sense, and love the offender, yet...
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance.
Act well your part, there all the honour lies.
Order is heaven's first law.
You eat, in dreams, the custard of the day.
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women...
At every trifle, scorn to take offence; that always shows great pride, or little sense
Woman's at best a contradiction still.
The ruling passion, be it what it will, The ruling passion conquers reason still
The way of the Creative works through change and transformation, so that each thing receives...
Drink is the feast of reason and the flow of soul.
Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of mankind is man.
Passions are the gales of life.
Not always actions show the man; we find who does a kindness is not therefore...
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance
Many men have been capable of doing a wise thing, more a cunning thing, but...
Remembrance and reflection how allied. What thin partitions divides sense from thought.
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like...
An honest man's the noblest work of God.