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A Quote by Alexander Pope on death and good

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Here am I, dying of a hundred good symptoms.

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

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A Quote by Alexander Pope on death and hope

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Hope travels through, nor quits us when we die.

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

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A Quote by Alexander Pope on angels, death, and fear

Nay, fly to altars; there they'll talk you dead; For fools rush in where angels fear to tread.

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

Source: An Essay on Criticism

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A Quote by Alexander Pope on death, fame, and life

What's fame? a fancy'd life in other's breath. A thing beyond us, even before our death.

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

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A Quote by Alexander Pope on crime, death, heart, and love

Is it, in Heav'n, a crime to love too well? To bear too tender, or too firm a heart To act a lover's or a Roman's part? Is there no bright reversion in the sky, For those who greatly think, or bravely die?

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

Source: Elegy to the Memory of an Unfortunate Lady, 1717

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A Quote by Alexander Pope on death, friendship, god, and good

Good God! how often are we to die before we go quite off this stage? In every friend we lose a part of ourselves, and the best part.

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

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A Quote by Alexander Pope on composers, death, and humility

By foreign hands thy dying eyes were closed, By foreign hands thy decent limbs composed, By foreign hands thy humble grave adorned, By strangers honored, and by strangers mourned!

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

Source: Elegy to the Memory of an Unfortunate Lady, 1717

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A Quote by Alexander Pope on bliss, death, hope, mortality, and pain

Vital spark of heav'nly flame! Quit, oh quit, this mortal frame: Trembling, hoping, ling'ring, flying, Oh the pain, the bliss of dying!

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

Source: The Dying Christian to His Soul, 1712, st. 1

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A Quote by Alexander Pope on death and pain

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Die of a rose in aromatic pain.

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

Source: Essay on Man. Epistle i. Line 200.

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A Quote by Alexander Pope on ambition, death, justice, life, and pride

Awake, my St. John! leave all meaner things To low ambition and the pride of kings. Let us (since life can little more supply Than just to look about us, and to die) Expatiate free o'er all this scene of man; A mighty maze! but not without a plan.

Alexander Pope (1688 - 1744)

Source: Essay on Man. Epistle i. Line 1.

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