Any preoccupation with ideas of what is right or wrong in conduct shows an arrested intellectual development
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Whenever people agree with me I always feel I must be wrong.
He must have a truly romantic nature, for he weeps when there is nothing at...
Genius is born, not paid.
I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my...
Anybody can be good in the country. There are no temptations there.
The only way a woman can ever reform her husband is by boring him so...
Those who try to lead the people can only do so by following the mob
I can resist everything except temptation.
It was only a sunny smile and little it cost in the giving but like...
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
I don't like compliments, and I don't see why a man should think he is...
To love one's self is the beginning of a life-long romance
Conversation about the weather is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
My great mistake, the fault for which I can't forgive myself, is that one day...
The proper school to learn art is not life but art
No crime is vulgar, but all vulgarity is crime
Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses...
I think that God, in creating man, somewhat overestimated his ability.
God is just a concept, but music is tangible.
A God without dominion, providence, and final causes, is nothing else but fate and nature.