While pensive poets painful vigils keep - Sleepless themselves to give their readers sleep
Quote by Alexander Pope
Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to...
At every word a reputation dies.
The only time you run out of chances is when you stop taking them
The world forgetting, by the world forgot.
An honest man's the noblest work of God.
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
The way of the Creative works through change and transformation, so that each thing receives...
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like...
So vast is art, so narrow human wit.
Reason's whole pleasure, all the joys of sense, Lie in three words, - health, peace,...
No woman ever hates a man for being in love with her, but many a...
Beauties in vain their pretty eyes may roll; charms strike the sight, but merit wins...
The same ambition can destroy or save, and make a patriot as it makes a...
Pride is still aiming at the best houses: Men would be angels, angels would be...
Know then this truth, enough for man to know virtue alone is happiness below.
Be niggards of advice on no pretense, For the worst avarice is that of sense.
Charms strike the sight; but merit wins the soul.
Nature and Nature's laws lay hid in night. God said, 'Let Newton be!' and all...
We cannot command Nature except by obeying her.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.