Ambition is the last refuge of the failure.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
And he goes through life, his mouth open, and his mind closed.
There is no necessity to separate the monarch from the mob; all authority is equally...
No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would...
Action is the last resource of those who know not how to dream.
I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.
Ordinary riches can be stolen, real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things...
Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same.
Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
Pessimist: One who, when he has the choice of two evils, chooses both.
Men marry because they are tired; women, because they are curious; both are disappointed.
The consciousness of loving and being loved brings a warmth and richness to life that...
A true friend stabs you in the front.
Twenty years of romance makes a woman look like a ruin; but twenty years of...
Simple pleasures are always the last refuge of the complex
I can believe anything as long as it is incredible
You know more than you think you know, just as you know less than you...
By persistently remaining single a man converts himself into a permanent public temptation.
An optimist will tell you the glass is half-full; the pessimist, half-empty; and the engineer...
The joy of engineering is to find a straight line on a double logarithmic diagram.
A theory may be so rich in descriptive possibilities that it can be made to...
I am convinced that He (God) does not play dice.
Great leaders are pragmatists who can deal with difficult realities but still have the optimism...
Pessimism is a very easy way out when you're considering what life really is, because...