Titles are marks of honest men, and wise; The fool or knave that wears a title lies.
Edward Young (1683 - 1765)
Source: Love of Fame. Satire i. Line 145.
Contributed by: Zaady
In records that defy the tooth of time.
Source: The Statesman's Creed.
For her own breakfast she'll project a scheme, Nor take her tea without a stratagem.
Source: Love of Fame. Satire vi. Line 190.
'T is elder Scripture, writ by God's own hand,- Scripture authentic! uncorrupt by man.
Source: Night Thoughts. Night ix. Line 644.
Pity swells the tide of love.
Source: Night Thoughts. Night iii. Line 107.
A man of pleasure is a man of pains.
Source: Night Thoughts. Night viii. Line 793.
And hold their farthing candle to the sun.
Source: Satire VII, 1725-28
Prayer ardent opens heaven.
Source: Night Thoughts. Night viii. Line 721.
We rise in glory as we sink in pride.
Procrastination is the thief of time
Source: Night Thoughts. Night i. Line 393.
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