Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Human Nature Quotes
Ambition is the germ from which all growth of nobleness proceeds.
One can give a really unbiased opinion only about things that do not interest one
Biography lends to death a new terror.
It is better to be beautiful than to be good. But... it is better to...
An optimist will tell you the glass is half-full; the pessimist, half-empty; and the engineer...
When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers.
I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my...
When a man has once loved a woman he will do anything for her except...
You are beautiful when you are happy.
This suspense is terrible. I hope it will last.
In America the young are always ready to give to those who are older than...
I love talking about nothing. It is the only thing I know anything about.
The aim of life is self-development. To realize one's nature perfectly - that is what...
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use...
Anybody can be good in the country. There are no temptations there.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I...
Men marry because they are tired; women, because they are curious; both are disappointed.
Ambition is the last refuge of failure.
The only time you don't fail is the last time you try anything -- and...
Remember the two benefits of failure. First, if you do fail, you learn what doesn't...