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Some people will never learn

Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.

– Alexander Pope

Some people will never learn

Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.

– Alexander Pope

What some call health if

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

– Alexander Pope

Blessed is he who expects

“Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.”

– Alexander Pope

No woman ever hates a man for being in love with her, but many a woman hate a man for being a friend to her.
– Alexander Pope

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

The spider’s touch, how exquisitely fine! Feels at each thread, and lives along the line.
– Alexander Pope

Why has not man a microscopic eye? For this plain reason: man is not a fly.
– Alexander Pope

Astrologers that future fates foreshow.
– Alexander Pope

Astrologers that future fates foreshow.
– Alexander Pope

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

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

Nature and Nature’s laws lay hid in night: God said, “Let Newton be!” and all was light.
– Alexander Pope

Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
– Alexander Pope

A little learning is a dangerous thing; Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring.
– Alexander Pope

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

Health consists with temperance alone.
– Alexander Pope

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

Never elated while one man’s oppressed; Never dejected while another’s blessed.
– Alexander Pope

Be not the first by whom the new are tried, nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
– Alexander Pope