Alexander Pope Quotes About Envy

Quotes about: Envy
  • Envy will merit, as its shade, pursue

    Alexander Pope (2012). “Essay on Man and Other Poems”, p.16, Courier Corporation
  • Envy will merit as its shade pursue, But like a shadow, proves the substance true.

    Alexander Pope (2013). “Delphi Complete Works of Alexander Pope (Illustrated)”, p.154, Delphi Classics
  • Envy, to which th' ignoble mind's a slave, Is emulation in the learn'd or brave.

    Alexander Pope (1804). “The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope”, p.71

Alexander Pope

  • Born: May 21, 1688
  • Died: May 30, 1744
  • Occupation: Poet
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