The People's voice is odd; It is, and it is not, the voice of God
Quote by Alexander Pope
They dream in courtship, but in wedlock wake.
The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
Be niggards of advice on no pretense, For the worst avarice is that of sense.
For Forms of Government let fools contest; whatever is best administered is best.
I find myself hoping a total end of all the unhappy divisions of mankind by...
'Tis education forms the common mind; just as the twig is bent the tree's inclined.
Good God! How often are we to die before we go quite off this stage?...
Reason's whole pleasure, all the joys of sense, Lie in three words, - health, peace,...
Teach me to feel another's woe, to hide the fault I see, that mercy I...
Fondly we think we honor merit then, When we but praise ourselves in other men.
To err is human; to forgive, divine.
Behold the child, by Nature's kindly law pleased with a rattle, tickled with a straw.
Many men have been capable of doing a wise thing, more a cunning thing, but...
Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As to be hated needs but to...
Coffee which makes the politician wise, and see through all things with his half-shut eyes
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance
While pensive poets painful vigils keep - Sleepless themselves to give their readers sleep
On wrongs swift vengeance waits.
Never find fault with the absent.
Honor and shame from no condition rise. Act well your part: there all the honor...