The vulgar boil, the learned roast, an egg.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
Hope springs eternal in the human breast: Man never is, but always To be Blest.
One science only will one genius fit; so vast is art, so narrow human wit.
To observations which ourselves we make, we grow more partial for th' observer's sake.
Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to...
The way of the Creative works through change and transformation, so that each thing receives...
Fools admire, but men of sense approve.
I find myself hoping a total end of all the unhappy divisions of mankind by...
Blessed is the man who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed was the...
'Tis true, perfection none must hope to find in all the world, much less in...
Never elated when someone's oppressed, never dejected when another one's blessed.
Who shall decide when doctors disagree, And soundest casuists doubt, like you and me?
The only time you run out of chances is when you stop taking them
Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of mankind is man.
Hope travels through, nor quits us when we die.
Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
At every word a reputation dies.
Is pride, the never-failing vice of fools.
An honest man's the noblest work of God.
Order is heaven's first law.