The learned is happy, nature to explore; The fool is happy, that he knows no more.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Not to go back is somewhat to advance, and men must walk, at least, before...
Histories are more full of examples of the fidelity of dogs than of friends.
An honest man's the noblest work of God.
Of Manners gentle, of Affections mild; In Wit a man; Simplicity, a child.
The proper study of Mankind is Man.
A little learning is a dangerous thing;Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring.
Behold the child, by Nature's kindly law pleased with a rattle, tickled with a straw.
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women...
Act well your part, there all the honour lies.
Why did I write? What sin to me unknown dipped me in ink, my parents...
For Forms of Government let fools contest; whatever is best administered is best.
Blessed is the man who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed was the...
Who reasons wisely is not therefore wise; His pride in reasoning, not in acting, lies
On life's vast ocean diversely we sail. Reasons the card, but passion the gale.
Writing is hard work and bad for the health.
False happiness is like false money; it passes for a long time as well as...
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others upon ourselves
Who shall decide when doctors disagree, And soundest casuists doubt, like you and me?
Never find fault with the absent.
Get place and wealth, if possible with grace; if not, by any means get wealth...