All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Nothing makes one so vain as being told one is a sinner. Conscience makes egotists...
I don't at all like knowing what people say of me behind my back. It...
To reveal art and conceal the artist is art's aim
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a...
35 is a very attractive age. London society is full of women of the very...
Skepticism is the beginning of faith.
My duty as a gentleman has never interfered with my pleasures in the smallest degree.
Religion is the fashionable substitute for belief
The imagination imitates. It is the critical spirit that creates.
Conscience and cowardice are really the same things. Conscience is the trade-name of the firm....
It is through¦ Art and Art only that we can shield ourselves from the sordid...
A man cannot reason with the woman he loves: he cares about her too much.
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
Any preoccupation with ideas of what is right or wrong in conduct shows an arrested...
All great ideas are dangerous.
The strength of women comes from the fact that psychology cannot explain us. Men can...
You know more than you think you know, just as you know less than you...
The condition of perfection is idleness: the aim of perfection is youth.
Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and governments.
Idleness is the Dead Sea that swallows all virtues
If you want to build a ship, don't drum up people together to collect wood...
During all my first twenty years, I was depressed, terribly unhappy, lonely, isolated (and self-rejecting).