True, conscious honour is to feel no sin; he's armed without that's innocent within.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Hope travels through, nor quits us when we die.
The vulgar boil, the learned roast, an egg.
Never elated when someone's oppressed, never dejected when another one's blessed.
An honest man's the noblest work of God.
In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or...
When we are young, we are slavishly employed in procuring something whereby we may live...
Good God! How often are we to die before we go quite off this stage?...
The most positive men are the most credulous.
So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
Pride is still aiming at the best houses: Men would be angels, angels would be...
Fondly we think we honor merit then, When we but praise ourselves in other men.
But Satan now is wiser than of yore, and tempts by making rich, not making...
On life's vast ocean diversely we sail. Reasons the card, but passion the gale.
The learned is happy, nature to explore; The fool is happy, that he knows no...
Let sinful bachelors their woes deplore, full well they merit all they feel, and more
Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, Thinks what ne'er was, nor is, nor e'er...
Gentle dullness ever loves a joke.
An honest man is the noblest work of God.
'Do you pray for the senators, Dr. Hale?' No, I look at the senators and...
God is no respecter of persons