A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
If the poor only had profiles there would be no difficulty in solving the problem...
By persistently remaining single a man converts himself into a permanent public temptation.
We degenerate into hideous puppets, haunted by the memory of the passions of which we...
It takes a thoroughly good woman to do a thoroughly stupid thing
Life has been your art. You have set yourself to music. Your days are your...
In America the young are always ready to give to those who are older than...
Ah, well, then I suppose I shall have to die beyond my means.
Nature is always behind the age.
It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution
Popularity is the crown of laurel which the world puts on bad art. Whatever is...
One can survive everything, nowadays, except death, and live down everything except a good reputation.
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything. Except what is worth knowing. Journalism,...
Music is the art which is most nigh to tears and memory.
As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she...
I adore political parties. They are the only place left to us where people don't...
Anybody can make history; only a great man can write it
It is better to be beautiful than to be good. But... it is better to...
The cynic knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.
Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same.