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Alexander Pope Quotes
Hither the heroes and nymphs resort,To taste awhile the pleasures of a courtIn various talk th’instuctive hours they past,Who gave the ball, or paid the visit lastOne speaks the glory of the British Queen,And one describes a charming Indian screenlA third interprets motions, looks and eyesAt every word a reputation dies.
From pride, from pride, our very reas???ning springs; Account for moral, as for nat???ral things: Why charge we Heav???n in those, in these acquit? In both, to reason right is to submit.
A man should never be ashamed to own he has been in the wrong, which is but saying, in other words, that he is wiser today than he was yesterday.
In lazy apathy let stoics boast Their virtue fix???d: ???t is fix???d as in a frost; Contracted all, retiring to the breast; But strength of mind is exercise, not rest.
Trust not yourself, but your defects to know, make use of every friend and every foe.