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
There is only one thing in life worse than being talked about, and that is...
Quotation is a serviceable substitute for wit.
A mans face is his autobiography. A women's face is her work of fiction.
I like persons better than principles, and I like persons with no principles better than...
All art is quite useless.
Memory is the diary that we all carry about with us
Whenever cannibals are on the brink of starvation, Heaven, in its infinite mercy, sends them...
Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation
The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything, except what is worth knowing
A man's very highest moment is, I have no doubt at all, when he kneels...
By giving us the opinions of the uneducated, journalism keeps us in touch with the...
Where there is sorrow, there is holy ground
No, I am not at all cynical, I have merely got experience, which, however, is...
No woman should ever be quite accurate about her age. It looks so calculating.
Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses...
Morality is simply the attitude we adopt towards people whom we personally dislike.
It is better to be beautiful than to be good. But... it is better to...
I have nothing to declare except my genius.
I don't at all like knowing what people say of me behind my back. It...
Egotism is an alphabet of one letter
Genius is an African who dreams up snow
Melancholy men are of all others the most witty.