Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.
It is only the modern that ever becomes old fashioned.
Good taste is the excuse I've always given for leading such a bad life.
Popularity is the one insult I have never suffered.
The condition of perfection is idleness: the aim of perfection is youth.
The tragedy of old age is not that one is old, but that one is...
Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation
We live in an age when unnecessary things are our only necessities.
I am not young enough to know everything.
Nothing makes one so vain as being told one is a sinner. Conscience makes egotists...
I think that God, in creating man, somewhat overestimated his ability.
Most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is...
Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of...
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely...
Now it seems to me that love of some kind is the only possible explanation...
35 is a very attractive age. London society is full of women of the very...
History is merely gossip
Love and scandal are the best sweeteners of tea.
It's none of my business what people say about me.
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most...