Virtue she finds too painful an endeavour, content to dwell in decencies for ever.
Quote by Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes
An honest man is the noblest work of God.
Lulled in the countless chambers of the brain, our thoughts are linked by many a...
Some old men, continually praise the time of their youth. In fact, you would almost...
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves.
The proper study of Mankind is Man.
A little learning is a dangerous thing;Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring.
True, conscious honour is to feel no sin; he's armed without that's innocent within.
The way of the Creative works through change and transformation, so that each thing receives...
Get place and wealth, if possible with grace; if not, by any means get wealth...
Vice is a monster of so frightful mien, As to be hated needs but to...
Extremes in nature equal ends produce; In man they join to some mysterious use.
Fools admire, but men of sense approve.
Praise undeserved, is satire in disguise.
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance
Histories are more full of examples of the fidelity of dogs than of friends.
Woman's at best a contradiction still.
At every trifle take offence, that always shows great pride or little sense.
At every trifle, scorn to take offence; that always shows great pride, or little sense
They take their pride in making their dinner cost much; I take my pride in...
My family pride is something inconceivable. I can't help it. I was born sneering.