Conversation should touch everything, but should concentrate itself on nothing.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything.
Any preoccupation with ideas of what is right or wrong in conduct shows an arrested...
Plain women are always jealous of their husbands. Beautiful women never are. They are always...
I am the only person in the world I should like to know thoroughly.
He lives the poetry that he cannot write. The others write the poetry that they...
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I...
The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything, except what is worth knowing
Only the shallow know themselves.
If you are not too long, I will wait here for you all my life.
By persistently remaining single a man converts himself into a permanent public temptation.
All charming people, I fancy, are spoiled. It is the secret of their attraction.
They spoil every romance by trying to make it last forever.
No object is so beautiful that, under certain conditions, it will not look ugly.
Murder is always a mistake - one should never do anything one cannot talk about...
A man can't be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
Paradoxically though it may seem, it is none the less true that life imitates art...
Men marry because they are tired; women, because they are curious; both are disappointed.
If there was less sympathy in the world, there would be less trouble in the...
It is through art, and through art only, that we can realise our perfection.