Experience is the name every one gives to their mistakes.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
History is merely gossip
Nature is always behind the age
The worst form of tyranny the world has ever known the tyranny of the weak...
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always...
The good ended happily, and the bad unhappily. That is what fiction means.
The strength of women comes from the fact that psychology cannot explain us. Men can...
He must have a truly romantic nature, for he weeps when there is nothing at...
Simplicity is Beauty and Beauty is simplicity, nothing more, nothing less.
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
Fathers should be neither seen nor heard. That is the only proper basis for family...
He has no enemies, but is intensely disliked by his friends.
To get back to my youth I would do anything in the world, except take...
Beauty is a form of genius - is higher, indeed, than genius, as it needs...
Scandal is gossip made tedious by morality
Some cause happiness wherever they go; others, whenever they go.
Skepticism is the beginning of faith.
The heart was made to be broken.
There is nothing in the world like the devotion of a married woman. It is...
Often devotion to virtue arises from sated desire.
These are people who are capable of devotion, public devotion, to justice. They meant what...
This is courtship all the world over - the man all tongue; the woman all...