Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
One's past is what one is. It is the only way by which people should...
There is something terribly morbid in the modern sympathy with pain. One should sympathise with...
Journalism justifies its own existence by the great Darwinian principle of the survival of the...
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use...
If you pretend to be good, the world takes you very seriously. If you pretend...
Most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is...
To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
An excellent man; he has no enemies; and none of his friends like him.
Ambition is the last refuge of the failure.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
In the world there are only two tragedies. One is not getting what one wants,...
The world was my oyster but I used the wrong fork - Oscar Wilde
America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.
The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything, except what is worth knowing
A man who does not think for himself does not think at all.
It is only an auctioneer who can equally and impartially admire all schools of art.
The secret of life is in art.
I suppose society is wonderfully delightful. To be in it is merely a bore. But...
I like persons better than principles, and I like persons with no principles better than...
I am the only person in the world I should like to know thoroughly.