To be angry is to revenge the faults of others upon ourselves
Quote by Alexander Pope
Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
At every trifle, scorn to take offence; that always shows great pride, or little sense
Such were the notes thy once loved poet sung, Till death untimely stopped his tuneful...
The greatest magnifying glasses in the world are a man's own eyes when they look...
Order is Heaven's first law
The ruling passion, be it what it will, The ruling passion conquers reason still
For Forms of Government let fools contest; whatever is best administered is best.
An honest man is the noblest work of God.
Why did I write? What sin to me unknown dipped me in ink, my parents...
Writing is hard work and bad for the health.
Order is heaven's first law.
And, after all, what is a lie? 'Tis but the truth in a masquerade.
To observations which ourselves we make, we grow more partial for th' observer's sake.
The difference is too nice - Where ends the virtue or begins the vice.
Drink is the feast of reason and the flow of soul.
Let sinful bachelors their woes deplore, full well they merit all they feel, and more
The learned is happy, nature to explore; The fool is happy, that he knows no...
Fondly we think we honor merit then, When we but praise ourselves in other men.
Gentle dullness ever loves a joke.
Some old men, continually praise the time of their youth. In fact, you would almost...