” Reasoning at every step he treads, Man yet mistakes his way, Whilst meaner things, whom instinct leads, Are rarely known to stray. “


” No man can be a patriot on an empty stomach. “


” O, popular applause! what heart of man is proof against thy sweet, seducing charms? “


” Man may dismiss compassion from his heart, but God never will. “


” A self-made man? Yes, and one who worships his creator. “


” God made the country, and man made the town. “



All 6 William Cowper Quotes about Man in picture


Reasoning at every step he treads, Man yet mistakes his way, Whilst meaner things, whom instinct leads, Are rarely known to stray.
No man can be a patriot on an empty stomach.
O, popular applause! what heart of man is proof against thy sweet, seducing charms?
Man may dismiss compassion from his heart, but God never will.
A self-made man? Yes, and one who worships his creator.
God made the country, and man made the town.

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