Pride is still aiming at the best houses: Men would be angels angels would be gods. Aspiring to be Alexander Pope Quotes
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Pride is still aiming at the best houses: Men would be angels, angels would be gods. Aspiring to be gods if angels fell, aspiring to be angels men rebel.

Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope (21 May 1688 – 30 May 1744) was an 18th-century English poet. He is best known for his satirical verse and for his translation of Homer, and he is also famous for his use of the heroic couplet. He is the second-most frequently quoted writer in The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations after Shakespeare.

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Health consists with temperance alone.
Not to go back is somewhat to advance and men must walk at least before they dance.
Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent the tree's inclined.
Those move easiest who have learn'd to dance.

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