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
Self Control Quotes
No woman should ever be quite accurate about her age. It looks so calculating.
Nothing produces such an effect as a good platitude
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live; it is asking others to live...
Those who are faithful know only the trivial side of love: it is the faithless...
The only real people are the people who never existed
I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my...
One's real life is often the life that one does not lead.
To become a spectator of one's own life is to escape the suffering of life.
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.
His morality is all sympathy, just what morality should be
A man can't be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
Pleasure is Nature's test, her sign of approval. When man is happy, he is in...
The cynic knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.
The face of the enemy frightens me only when I see how much it resembles...
God's eternal laws are kind-and break the heart of stone.
Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women have a more subtle instinct:...
He to whom the present is the only thing that is present, knows nothing of...
Age in a virtuous person, of either sex, carries in it an authority which makes...
Whatever you may look like, marry a man your own age as your beauty fades,...
Like everyone else who makes the mistake of getting older, I begin each day with...