True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, as those who move easiest have learned to dance.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
At every word a reputation dies.
For fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like...
The way of the Creative works through change and transformation, so that each thing receives...
And all who told it added something new, and all who heard it, made enlargements...
To err is human, to forgive, divine.
The hungry judges soon the sentence sign, and wretches hang that jury-men may dine
At ev'ry word a reputation dies.
Hope travels through, nor quits us when we die.
Trust not yourself, but your defects to know. Make use of every friend and every...
All chance, direction, which thou canst not see
Reason's whole pleasure, all the joys of sense, Lie in three words, - health, peace,...
Never elated when someone's oppressed, never dejected when another one's blessed.
'Tis education forms the common mind; just as the twig is bent the tree's inclined.
If a man's character is to be abused there's nobody like a relative to do...
How happy is the blameless vestal's lot? The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
At every trifle, scorn to take offence; that always shows great pride, or little sense
Men would be angels, angels would be gods.
Lulled in the countless chambers of the brain, our thoughts are linked by many a...
Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined.