Between the optimist and the pessimist, the difference is droll. The optimist sees the doughnut; the pessimist the hole!
Quote by Oscar Wilde
A man who is master of himself can end a sorrow as easily as he...
How else but through a broken heart may Lord Christ enter in?
Those whom the gods love grow young.
What people call insincerity is simply a method by which we can multiply our personalities.
From the point of view of literature Mr. Kipling is a genius who drops his...
They spoil every romance by trying to make it last forever.
People who love only once in their lives are. . . shallow people. What they...
The final mystery is oneself.
Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it has...
How strange a thing this is! The Priest telleth me that the Soul is worth...
Simplicity is Beauty and Beauty is simplicity, nothing more, nothing less.
Work is the curse of the drinking classes.
There are many things that we would throw away if we were not afraid that...
Men marry because they are tired; women, because they are curious; both are disappointed.
It is through art, and through art only, that we can realise our perfection.
Ambition is the germ from which all growth of nobleness proceeds.
There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves we feel no one else...
Scepticism is the beginning of Faith.
No one makes a lock without a key. That's why God won't give you problems...
The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference. The opposite of art is not...