A Quote by Alexander Pope on art, chance, dance, learning, and writing

True ease in writing comes from art, not chance, As those move easiest who have learn'd to dance. 'T is not enough no harshness gives offence,- The sound must seem an echo to the sense.

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

Source: Essay on Criticism. Part ii. Line 162.

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