An optimist will tell you the glass is half-full; the pessimist, half-empty; and the engineer will tell you the glass is twice the size it needs to be.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Those whom the gods love grow young.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I...
Ambition is the last refuge of failure.
Hatred is blind, as well as love.
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Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live; it is asking others to live...
You know more than you think you know, just as you know less than you...
The basis of optimism is sheer terror.
No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would...
It is better to be beautiful than to be good. But... it is better to...
Charity creates a multitude of sins.
In married life three is company and two none.
I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my...
London is full of women who trust their husbands. One can always recognize them. They...
Those who are faithful know only the trivial side of love: it is the faithless...
Nothing produces such an effect as a good platitude
It is the spectator, and not life, that art really mirrors.
If the poor only had profiles there would be no difficulty in solving the problem...
And plenty makes us poor.
Thrift shop popularity parallels increased poverty.