Who reasons wisely is not therefore wise; His pride in reasoning, not in acting, lies
Quote by Alexander Pope
What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn't much better than...
'Tis education forms the common mind; just as the twig is bent the tree's inclined.
True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, as those who move easiest have...
Nature and nature's laws lay hid in the night. God said, Let Newton be! and...
And die of nothing but a rage to live.
All nature is but art unknown to thee.
The ruling passion, be it what it will. The ruling passion conquers reason still.
A wit with dunces, and a dunce with wits.
Who shall decide when doctors disagree, And soundest casuists doubt, like you and me?
Many men have been capable of doing a wise thing, more a cunning thing, but...
The most positive men are the most credulous.
Vices and virtues are of a strange nature, for the more we have, the fewer...
The same ambition can destroy or save, and make a patriot as it makes a...
The bookful blockhead, ignorantly read With loads of learned lumber in his head.
Good God! How often are we to die before we go quite off this stage?...
I find myself hoping a total end of all the unhappy divisions of mankind by...
But blind to former as to future fate, what mortal knows his pre-existent state?
Reason's whole pleasure, all the joys of sense, Lie in three words, - health, peace,...
I'm a woman of mad competence. I'm very optimistic. l have high self-esteem. l give...
I have no idols. I admire work, dedication and competence.