John Gay

John Gay

"I cannot raise my worth too high;
Of what vast consequence am I!"
"Not of the importance you suppose,"
Replies a Flea upon his nose;
"Be humble, learn thyself to scan;
Know, pride was never made for man." /pride/ John Gay quotes

Quotes of the month

Eugeny Antonuk In order to remember, they will not necessarily understand, but in order to understand, it is not necessary to remember. [01/24/2019 06:01:53] More


Eugeny Antonuk The trodden path is high and slightly stumbled from it, hit the waist in the snow. [01/23/2019 03:01:05] More


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