Everybody who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Mr. Henry James writes fiction as if it were a painful duty.
Those who are faithful know only the trivial side of love; it is the faithless...
Ordinary riches can be stolen, real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things...
One's real life is so often the life that one does not lead.
He has no enemies, but is intensely disliked by his friends.
A man's face is his autobiography. A woman's face is her work of fiction.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I...
From the point of view of literature Mr. Kipling is a genius who drops his...
Love is not a clock. You simply cannot take it apart just to see what...
Life is too important to be taken seriously.
An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all.
One can survive everything, nowadays, except death, and live down everything except a good reputation.
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live; it is asking others to live...
True love is like a pair of socks: you gotta have two and they've gotta...
These days man knows the price of everything, but the value of nothing.
My great mistake, the fault for which I can't forgive myself, is that one day...
Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends by blocking his retreat
Those whom the gods love grow young.
I observe that a very large portion of the human race does not believe in...
Lord, make me an instrument of your peace; where there is hatred, let me sow...
Everyone believes in his youth that the world really began with him, and that all...