What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than tedious disease.
Quote by Alexander Pope
T is true,t is certain; man though dead retains, Part of himself: the immortal mind...
Hope springs eternal in the human breast
True, conscious honor is to feel no sin, he's armed without that's innocent within; be...
A man of business may talk of philosophy; a man who has none may practice...
The People's voice is odd; It is, and it is not, the voice of God
Pride is still aiming at the best houses: Men would be angels, angels would be...
Lulled in the countless chambers of the brain, our thoughts are linked by many a...
How shall I lose the sin, yet keep the sense, and love the offender, yet...
Act well your part, there all the honour lies.
All are but parts of one stupendous whole, Whose body Nature is, and God the...
Do good by stealth, and blush to find it fame.
Remembrance and reflection how allied. What thin partitions divides sense from thought.
My garden, like my life, seems to me every year to want correction and require...
And, after all, what is a lie? 'Tis but the truth in a masquerade.
All nature is but art, unknown to thee; All chance, direction, which thou canst not...
Gentle dullness ever loves a joke.
For Forms of Government let fools contest; whatever is best administered is best.
Genius creates, and taste preserves. Taste is the good sense of genius; without taste, genius...
Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.
Society develops wit, but its contemplation alone forms genius.