Action is the last resource of those who know not how to dream.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
Plain women are always jealous of their husbands. Beautiful women never are. They are always...
One can survive everything nowadays, except death, and live down anything, except a good reputation.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use...
The past is of no importance. The present is of no importance. It is with...
Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I...
Pessimist: One who, when he has the choice of two evils, chooses both.
The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything.
It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution
The aim of love is to love: no more, and no less.
Death and vulgarity are the only two facts in the nineteenth century that one cannot...
The secret of life is to appreciate the pleasure of being terribly deceived
Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation
The world has been made by fools that men should live in it
Men become old, but they never become good
Appearance blinds, whereas words reveal.
If the poor only had profiles there would be no difficulty in solving the problem...
Coming generations will learn equality from poverty, and love from woes.
True poverty does not come from God.