Biography lends to death a new terror.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
It is because Humanity has never known where it was going that it has been...
A man who does not think for himself does not think at all.
We are each our own devil, and we make this world our hell
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
Ah, well, then I suppose I shall have to die beyond my means.
A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment...
Memory... is the diary that we all carry about with us.
Morality is simply the attitude we adopt towards people whom we personally dislike.
I can stand brute force, but brute reason is quite unbearable. There is something unfair...
If one plays good music, people don't listen and if one plays bad music people...
Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
Shallow sorrows and shallow loves live on. The loves and sorrows that are great are...
How marriage ruins a man! It is as demoralizing as cigarettes, and far more expensive.
A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything, except what is worth knowing
Music is the art which is most nigh to tears and memory.
Literature always anticipates life. It does not copy it, but moulds it to its purpose....
Pessimist: One who, when he has the choice of two evils, chooses both.
A gentleman is one who never hurts anyone's feelings unintentionally.
Of course the music is a great difficulty. You see, if one plays good music,...