He must have a truly romantic nature, for he weeps when there is nothing at all to weep about
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Only the shallow know themselves.
Quotation is a serviceable substitute for wit.
Death and vulgarity are the only two facts in the nineteenth century that one cannot...
The supreme object of life is to live. Few people live. It is true life...
The difference between literature and journalism is that journalism is unreadable and literature is not...
A mans face is his autobiography. A women's face is her work of fiction.
It is always the unreadable that occurs.
A gentleman is one who never hurts anyone's feelings unintentionally.
Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women have a more subtle instinct:...
Good resolutions are simply checks that men draw on a bank where they have no...
It is through art, and through art only, that we can realise our perfection.
These days man knows the price of everything, but the value of nothing.
Questions are never indiscreet: answers sometimes are
An ordinary man away from home giving advice.
The basis of optimism is sheer terror.
When I was young, I thought that money was the most important thing in life;...
Yet each man kills the thing he loves from all let this be heard some...
The one person who has more illusions than the dreamer is the man of action
Good will, like a good name, is got by many actions, and lost by one
Not always actions show the man; we find who does a kindness is not therefore...