Trust not yourself, but your defects to know, make use of every friend and every foe.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read With loads of learned lumber in his head.
One science only will one genius fit; so vast is art, so narrow human wit.
Know then this truth, enough for man to know virtue alone is happiness below.
All chance, direction, which thou canst not see
The People's voice is odd; It is, and it is not, the voice of God
Such were the notes thy once loved poet sung, Till death untimely stopped his tuneful...
All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction, which thou canst not...
The way of the Creative works through change and transformation, so that each thing receives...
True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, as those who move easiest have...
They dream in courtship, but in wedlock wake.
Astrologers that future fates foreshow.
Who shall decide when doctors disagree, And soundest casuists doubt, like you and me?
An honest man is the noblest work of God.
All nature is but art unknown to thee.
A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring:...
Is pride, the never-failing vice of fools.
Woman's at best a contradiction still.
To observations which ourselves we make, we grow more partial for th' observer's sake.
An honest man's the noblest work of God.
Know then thyself, presume not God to scan; The proper study of mankind is man.