Alexander Pope

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Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope

Be not the first by which a new thing is tried, or the last to lay the old aside.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like one who is too curious in observing the labor of bees, will often be stung for his curiosity.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Lo! thy dread empire, Chaos! is restored; dies before thy uncreating word: thy hand, great Anarch! lets the curtain fall; and universal darkness buries all.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Good God! how often are we to die before we go quite off this stage? In every friend we lose a part of ourselves, and the best part.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Blessed is the man who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed was the ninth beatitude.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Satan is wiser now than before, and tempts by making rich instead of poor.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Happy the man whose wish and care a few paternal acres bound, content to breathe his native air in his own ground.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Health consists with temperance alone.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
How shall I lose the sin, yet keep the sense, and love the offender, yet detest the offence?More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Why has not man a microscopic eye? For the plain reason man is not a fly.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
An excuse is worse than a lie, for an excuse is a lie, guarded.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Fools rush in where Angels fear to tread.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The worst of madmen is a saint run mad.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
At every word a reputation dies.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
We think our fathers fools, so wise we grow. Our wiser sons, no doubt will think us so.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
For Forms of Government let fools contest; whatever is best administered is best.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Many people are capable of doing a wise thing, more a cunning thing, but very few a generous thing.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The ruling passion, be it what it will, The ruling passion conquers reason still.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Our passions are like convulsion fits, which, though they make us stronger for a time, leave us the weaker ever after.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
All nature is but art unknown to thee.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It is with our judgments as with our watches: no two go just alike, yet each believes his own.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
No one should be ashamed to admit they are wrong, which is but saying, in other words, that they are wiser today than they were yesterday.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Curse on all laws, but those that love has made.More Alexander Pope [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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