A man who is master of himself can end a sorrow as easily as he can invent a pleasure. I don't want to be at the mercy of my emotions. I want to use them, to enjoy them, and to…
Quote by Oscar Wilde
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We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
While to the claims of charity a man may yield and yet be free, to...
Twenty years of romance makes a woman look like a ruin; but twenty years of...
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A poet can survive everything but a misprint.
The imagination imitates. It is the critical spirit that creates.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask,...
To love one's self is the beginning of a life-long romance
I knew that I had come face to face with some one whose mere personality...
I have nothing to declare except my genuis.
Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious.
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Religion is the fashionable substitute for belief
I always pass on good advice. It is the only thing to do with it....
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.
Nothing is so aggravating than calmness.