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
Experience is the name every one gives to their mistakes.
Arguments are extremely vulgar, for everyone in good society holds exactly the same opinion.
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
Morality is simply the attitude we adopt towards people whom we personally dislike.
To love one's self is the beginning of a life-long romance
What is a cynic? A man who knows the price of everything and the value...
An acquaintance that begins with a compliment is sure to develop into a real friendship.
I don't like compliments, and I don't see why a man should think he is...
All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.
Ambition is the last refuge of the failure.
While to the claims of charity a man may yield and yet be free, to...
They afterwards took me to a dancing saloon where I saw the only rational method...
A mans face is his autobiography. A women's face is her work of fiction.
In all matters of opinion, our adversaries are insane.
It is only the modern that ever becomes old fashioned.
Wickedness is a myth invented by good people to account for the curious attractiveness of...
Ordinary riches can be stolen, real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things...
I never approve, or disapprove, of anything now. It is an absurd attitude to take...
Solitude is such a potential thing. We hear voices in solitude, we never hear in...
Life is a process of becoming, a combination of states we have to go through....