The vulgar boil, the learned roast, an egg.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring:...
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jurymen may dine.
Trust not yourself, but your defects to know. Make use of every friend and every...
Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to...
Lo, what huge heaps of littleness around!
Who reasons wisely is not therefore wise; His pride in reasoning, not in acting, lies
Order is heaven's first law.
Satan is wiser now than before, and tempts by making rich instead of poor.
While pensive poets painful vigils keep - Sleepless themselves to give their readers sleep
All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction, which thou canst not...
The worst of madmen is a saint run mad.
If a man's character is to be abused there's nobody like a relative to do...
Woman's at best a contradiction still.
An honest man is the noblest work of God.
No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in...
There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of...
Slave to no sect, who takes no private road, But looks through Nature up to...
And the lord shall guide thee continually, and satisfy thy soul in drought, and make...
Let us raise a standard to which the wise and honest can repair; the rest...