To be angry is to revenge the faults of others upon ourselves
Quote by Alexander Pope
Why did I write? What sin to me unknown dipped me in ink, my parents...
Good God! How often are we to die before we go quite off this stage?...
Never was it given to mortal man - To lie so boldly as we women...
The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read With loads of learned lumber in his head.
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like...
Men would be angels, angels would be gods.
An honest man is the noblest work of God.
My garden, like my life, seems to me every year to want correction and require...
Teach me to feel another's woe, to hide the fault I see, that mercy I...
Fondly we think we honor merit then, When we but praise ourselves in other men.
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
At ev'ry word a reputation dies.
The vulgar boil, the learned roast, an egg.
Never elated when someone's oppressed, never dejected when another one's blessed.
Some old men, continually praise the time of their youth. In fact, you would almost...
Honor and shame from no condition rise; act well your part, there all the honor...
Who shall decide when doctors disagree, And soundest casuists doubt, like you and me?
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jury-men may dine
People like to feel they are buying of their own good judgment as a result...
Judgment can be acquired only by acute observation, by actual experience in the school of...