Everything will change. The only question is growing up or decaying.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
It is the spectator, and not life, that art really mirrors.
Work is the refuge of people who have nothing better to do
The heart was made to be broken.
Anybody can be good in the country. There are no temptations there.
God's eternal laws are kind-and break the heart of stone.
It was the passions about whose origin we deceived ourselves that tyrannized most strongly over...
Extravagance is the luxury of the poor; penury is the luxury of the rich
Nothing spoils a romance so much as a sense of humor in the woman -...
Society exists only as a mental concept; in the real world there are only individuals.
In modern life nothing produces such an effect as a good platitude. It makes the...
If you pretend to be good, the world takes you very seriously. If you pretend...
The worst form of tyranny the world has ever known the tyranny of the weak...
No, I am not at all cynical, I have merely got experience, which, however, is...
Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of...
Biography lends to death a new terror.
Arguments are extremely vulgar, for everyone in good society holds exactly the same opinion.
She...can talk brillantly upon any subject provided she knows nothing about it.
The bottom line is, insults only hurt when they come from someone I respect.
Insults are the business of the court.
One insult pocketed soon produces another