Don't give a woman advice: one should never give a woman anything she can't wear in the evening.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
One can survive everything nowadays, except death, and live down anything, except a good reputation.
To love one's self is the beginning of a life-long romance
Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of...
Women are meant to be loved, not to be understood.
There are only two kinds of people who are really fascinating - people who know...
Those who try to lead the people can only do so by following the mob
What people call insincerity is simply a method by which we can multiply our personalities.
In America the President reigns for four years, and Journalism governs for ever and ever
One can give a really unbiased opinion only about things that do not interest one
I like persons better than principles, and I like persons with no principles better than...
Yet each man kills the thing he loves from all let this be heard some...
I don't at all like knowing what people say of me behind my back. It...
Nothing is so aggravating than calmness.
Extravagance is the luxury of the poor; penury is the luxury of the rich
An optimist will tell you the glass is half-full; the pessimist, half-empty; and the engineer...
No object is so beautiful that, under certain conditions, it will not look ugly.
All charming people, I fancy, are spoiled. It is the secret of their attraction.
I never approve, or disapprove, of anything now. It is an absurd attitude to take...
Your position never gives you the right to command. It only imposes on you the...
Music is the shorthand of emotion.