Authority is quite degrading
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Love is like a booger. You keep picking at it until you get it, then...
Experience is the name every one gives to their mistakes.
Ambition is the last refuge of the failure.
All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.
It is perfectly monstrous the way people go about nowadays saying things against one, behind...
The one charm about marriage is that it makes a life of deception absolutely necessary...
There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and...
It is always a silly thing to give advice, but to give good advice is...
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always...
An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all.
The critic has to educate the public; the artist has to educate the critic.
It is only the modern that ever becomes old-fashioned.
Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends by blocking his retreat
I choose my friends for their good looks, my acquaintances for their good characters, and...
Arguments are extremely vulgar, for everyone in good society holds exactly the same opinion.
The sign of a Philistine age is the cry of immorality against art.
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely...
Women are made to be loved, not understood.
There is no necessity to separate the monarch from the mob; all authority is equally...