Charity creates a multitude of sins.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Mr. Henry James writes fiction as if it were a painful duty.
Our ambition should be to rule ourselves, the true kingdom for each one of us;...
When I was young, I thought that money was the most important thing in life;...
My wife and I no longer have anything in common but our differences.
Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
The only thing to do with good advice is to pass it on. It is...
A man cannot reason with the woman he loves: he cares about her too much.
To give and not expect return, that is what lies at the heart of love.
The intellect is not a serious thing, and never has been. It is an instrument...
Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is man's original virtue. It...
A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live; it is asking others to live...
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I...
By persistently remaining single a man converts himself into a permanent public temptation.
What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise
Pessimist: One who, when he has the choice of two evils, chooses both.
No woman should ever be quite accurate about her age. It looks so calculating.
How else but through a broken heart may Lord Christ enter in?
I know they say that first love is the sweetest, but that first cut is...
A broken heart is a very pleasant complaint for a man in London if he...
Religion has done love a great service by making it a sin.