True, conscious honour is to feel no sin; he's armed without that's innocent within.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined.
Beauties in vain their pretty eyes may roll; charms strike the sight, but merit wins...
All are but parts of one stupendous whole, Whose body Nature is, and God the...
True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, as those who move easiest have...
Never find fault with the absent.
No woman ever hates a man for being in love with her, but many a...
Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As to be hated needs but to...
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance
Who reasons wisely is not therefore wise; His pride in reasoning, not in acting, lies
Behold the child, by Nature's kindly law pleased with a rattle, tickled with a straw.
Not to go back is somewhat to advance, and men must walk, at least, before...
The ruling passion, be it what it will, The ruling passion conquers reason still
Is pride, the never-failing vice of fools.
Satan is wiser now than before, and tempts by making rich instead of poor.
Not chaos-like together crushed and bruised, But as the world, harmoniously confused, Where order in...
At every trifle take offence, that always shows great pride or little sense.
An honest man's the noblest work of God.
All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction, which thou canst not...
Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into...
My imagination can picture no fairer happiness than to continue living for art.
There is a hidden fear that somehow, if they are only given a chance, women...
A handful of pine-seed will cover mountains with the green majesty of a forest. I,...
Learning to live on less pride has been a great investment in my future.