'Tis true, perfection none must hope to find in all the world, much less in woman-kind
Quote by Alexander Pope
Histories are more full of examples of the fidelity of dogs than of friends.
But blind to former as to future fate, what mortal knows his pre-existent state?
Let sinful bachelors their woes deplore, full well they merit all they feel, and more
And all who told it added something new, and all who heard it, made enlargements...
Lulled in the countless chambers of the brain, our thoughts are linked by many a...
The way of the Creative works through change and transformation, so that each thing receives...
Beauties in vain their pretty eyes may roll; charms strike the sight, but merit wins...
Not always actions show the man; we find who does a kindness is not therefore...
Never elated when someone's oppressed, never dejected when another one's blessed.
At every word a reputation dies.
When we are young, we are slavishly employed in procuring something whereby we may live...
A work of art that contains theories is like an object on which the price...
Some old men, continually praise the time of their youth. In fact, you would almost...
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jurymen may dine.
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves.
'Tis not enough your counsel still be true; Blunt truths more mischief than nice falsehoods...
Drink is the feast of reason and the flow of soul.
One science only will one genius fit; so vast is art, so narrow human wit.
An honest man's the noblest work of God.
Act well your part, there all the honour lies.