Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance
Quote by Alexander Pope
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women...
Writing is hard work and bad for the health.
Men dream of courtship, but in wedlock wake.
The difference is too nice - Where ends the virtue or begins the vice.
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
To observations which ourselves we make, we grow more partial for th' observer's sake.
The most positive men are the most credulous.
No woman ever hates a man for being in love with her, but many a...
But Satan now is wiser than of yore, and tempts by making rich, not making...
Wit is the lowest form of humor.
Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul.
While pensive poets painful vigils keep - Sleepless themselves to give their readers sleep
Next o'er his books his eyes begin to roll, In pleasing memory of all he...
Tis but a part we see, and not a whole.
But blind to former as to future fate, what mortal knows his pre-existent state?
So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of mankind is man.
Party-spirit at best is but the madness of many for the gain of a few.
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves.
A wit with dunces, and a dunce with wits.