35 is a very attractive age. London society is full of women of the very highest birth who have, of their own free choice, remained thirty-five for years.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I...
If one could only teach the English how to talk, and the Irish how to...
In all matters of opinion, our adversaries are insane.
Anybody can be good in the country
The difference between literature and journalism is that journalism is unreadable and literature is not...
Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends by blocking his retreat
Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when he is called upon...
In examinations, the foolish ask questions the wise cannot answer.
In America the President reigns for four years, and Journalism governs forever and ever.
To love one's self is the beginning of a life-long romance
Temperament is the primary requisite for the critic - a temperament exquisitely susceptible to beauty,...
It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution
All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.
I don't at all like knowing what people say of me behind my back. It...
Plain women are always jealous of their husbands. Beautiful women never are. They are always...
It is only an auctioneer who can equally and impartially admire all schools of art.
Men of thoughts should have nothing to do with action
Questions are never indiscreet, answers sometimes are.
Ordinary riches can be stolen; real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things...
Death and vulgarity are the only two facts in the nineteenth century that one cannot...