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Alexander Pope was an eighteenth-century English poet, best known for his satirical verse and for his translation of Homer. He is the third most frequently quoted writer in The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations, after Shakespeare and Tennyson. Pope is famous for his use of the heroic couplet.. English poet


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Quote Left Words are like leaves and where they most abound, Much fruit of sense beneath is rarely found. Quote Right
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Quote Left On life's vast ocean diversely we sail. Reasons the card, but passion the gale. Quote Right
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Quote Left Sure of their qualities and demanding praise, more go to ruined fortunes than are raised. Quote Right
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Quote Left Order is heaven's first law. Quote Right
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Quote Left Die and endow a college or a cat. Quote Right
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