Alexander Pope Quotes : You purchase pain with all that joy...

You purchase pain with all that joy can give and die of nothing but a rage to live.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : The difference is too nice...

The difference is too nice – Where ends the virtue or begins the vice.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : A little learning is a dangerous thing.

A little learning is a dangerous thing.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : The vulgar boil, the learned roast, an egg.

The vulgar boil, the learned roast, an egg.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : What reason weaves, by passion is undone.

What Reason weaves, by Passion is undone.

–Alexander Pope
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What some call health, if purchased by perpetual anxiety about diet, isn’t much better than tedious disease.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : Woman's at best a contradiction still.

Woman’s at best a contradiction still.

–Alexander Pope
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True politeness consists in being easy one’s self, and in making every one about one as easy as one can.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : The most positive men are the most credulous.

The most positive men are the most credulous.

–Alexander Pope
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Virtue she finds too painful an endeavour, content to dwell in decencies forever.

–Alexander Pope
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Whoever thinks a faultless piece to see, Thinks what ne’er was, nor is, nor e’er shall be.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : There is no study that is not capable of delighting us...

There is no study that is not capable of delighting us, after a little application to it.

–Alexander Pope
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Who shall decide when doctors disagree, And soundest casuists doubt, like you and me?

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : We think our fathers fools, so wise we grow...

We think our fathers fools, so wise we grow. Our wiser sons, no doubt will think us so.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : The proper study of mankind is man.

The proper study of Mankind is Man.

–Alexander Pope
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Words are like Leaves; and where they most abound, Much Fruit of Sense beneath is rarely found.

–Alexander Pope
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‘Tis not enough your counsel still be true; Blunt truths more mischief than nice falsehoods do.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : A brain of feathers, and a heart of lead...

A brain of feathers, and a heart of lead.

–Alexander Pope
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Teach me to feel another’s woe, to hide the fault I see, that mercy I to others show, that mercy show to me.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : The world forgetting, by the world forgot...

The world forgetting, by the world forgot.

–Alexander Pope
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Where beams of imagination play, the memory’s soft figures melt away.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : The fool is happy that he knows no more...

The fool is happy that he knows no more.

–Alexander Pope
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True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, As those move easiest who have learn’d to dance.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : Wit is the lowest form of humor.

Wit is the lowest form of humor.

–Alexander Pope
They dream in courtship, but in wedlock wake...

They dream in courtship, but in wedlock wake.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : Praise undeserved, is satire in disguise.

Praise undeserved, is satire in disguise.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : On life's vast ocean diversely we sail...

On life’s vast ocean diversely we sail. Reasons the card, but passion the gale.

–Alexander Pope
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Trust not yourself, but your defects to know, make use of every friend and every foe.

–Alexander Pope
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To observations which ourselves we make, we grow more partial for th’ observer’s sake.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : So vast is art, so narrow human wit.

So vast is art, so narrow human wit.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : The same ambition can destroy or save...

The same ambition can destroy or save, and make a patriot as it makes a knave.

–Alexander Pope
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The pride of aiming at more knowledge, and pretending to more perfection, is the cause of Man’s error and misery.

–Alexander Pope
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There is a certain majesty in simplicity which is far above all the quaintness of wit.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : On wrongs swift vengeance waits.

On wrongs, swift vengeance waits.

–Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Quotes : The learned is happy, nature to explore...

The learned is happy, nature to explore; The fool is happy, that he knows no more.

–Alexander Pope
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Never elated when someone’s oppressed, never dejected when another one’s blessed.

–Alexander Pope
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The ruling passion, be it what it will. The ruling passion conquers reason still.

–Alexander Pope
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Some old men, continually praise the time of their youth. In fact, you would almost think that there were no fools in their days, but unluckily they themselves are left as an example.

–Alexander Pope
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The greatest magnifying glasses in the world are a man’s own eyes when they look upon his own person.

–Alexander Pope
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Remembrance and reflection how allied. What thin partitions divides sense from thought.

–Alexander Pope