A red rose is not selfish because it wants to be a red rose. It would be horribly selfish if it wanted all the other flowers in the garden to be both red and roses.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.
In all matters of opinion, our adversaries are insane.
To reveal art and conceal the artist is art's aim
The past is of no importance. The present is of no importance. It is with...
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always...
The man who can dominate a London dinner-table can dominate the world.
It (cricket) requires one to assume such indecent postures
When the gods wish to punish us they answer our prayers.
There are many things that we would throw away if we were not afraid that...
He has no enemies, but is intensely disliked by his friends.
So never lose an opportunity of urging a practical beginning, however small, for it is...
Behind every exquisite thing that existed, there was something tragic.
The secret of life is in art.
There is only one class in the community that thinks more about money than the...
Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
In the wild struggle for existance, we want to have something that endures, and so...
Do you really think it is weakness that yields to temptation? I tell you that...
Musical people always want one to be perfectly dumb at the very moment when one...
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will...