A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Behind every exquisite thing that existed, there was something tragic.
To become a spectator of one's own life is to escape the suffering of life.
The supreme object of life is to live. Few people live. It is true life...
In all matters of opinion, our adversaries are insane.
Nowadays most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it...
Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
The old believe everything, the middle-aged suspect everything, the young know everything.
Religions die when they are proved to be true. Science is the record of dead...
Nothing spoils a romance so much as a sense of humor in the woman.
She behaves as if she was beautiful. Most American women do. It is the secret...
You know what a woman's curiosity is
Love is not a clock. You simply cannot take it apart just to see what...
Of course the music is a great difficulty. You see, if one plays good music,...
Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go
The difference between literature and journalism is that journalism is unreadable, and literature is not...
Anybody can make history; only a great man can write it
When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers.
In America the young are always ready to give to those who are older than...
Conversation about the weather is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
Only the shallow know themselves.