Do you really think it is weakness that yields to temptation? I tell you that there are terrible temptations which it requires strength, strength and courage to yield to.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
People sometimes inquire what form of government is most suitable for an artist to live...
Conscience and cowardice are really the same things. Conscience is the trade-name of the firm....
You know what a woman's curiosity is.
A pessimist is somebody who complains about the noise when opportunity knocks.
The old believe everything, the middle-aged suspect everything, the young know everything.
The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.
These days man knows the price of everything, but the value of nothing.
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely...
Whenever cannibals are on the brink of starvation, Heaven, in its infinite mercy, sends them...
The aim of life is self-development. To realize one's nature perfectly - that is what...
When good Americans die they go to Paris.
I can sympathize with everything, except suffering.
It is because Humanity has never known where it was going that it has been...
I do not approve of anything which tampers with natural ignorance
By giving us the opinions of the uneducated, journalism keeps us in touch with the...
Questions are never indiscreet: answers sometimes are
Musical people always want one to be perfectly dumb at the very moment when one...
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
Winners are not born, they are forged in the fires of passion.
He that overcomes his passions, overcomes his greatest enemies