The only time you run out of chances is when you stop taking them
Quote by Alexander Pope
All nature is but art unknown to thee.
The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
Fondly we think we honor merit then, When we but praise ourselves in other men.
Men would be angels, angels would be gods.
Histories are more full of examples of the fidelity of dogs than of friends.
But Satan now is wiser than of yore, and tempts by making rich, not making...
True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, as those who move easiest have...
The same ambition can destroy or save, and make a patriot as it makes a...
The greatest magnifying glasses in the world are a man's own eyes when they look...
Not to go back is somewhat to advance, and men must walk, at least, before...
T is true,t is certain; man though dead retains, Part of himself: the immortal mind...
Why did I write? What sin to me unknown dipped me in ink, my parents...
To observations which ourselves we make, we grow more partial for th' observer's sake.
A God without dominion, providence, and final causes, is nothing else but fate and nature.
Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, Thinks what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er...
Wit is the lowest form of humor.
Do good by stealth, and blush to find it fame.
All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction, which thou canst not...
I can't change the fact that my paintings don't sell. But the time will come...
Art is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known.
Chance favors the prepared mind.
Nature is the master of talents; genius is the master of nature.