How strange a thing this is! The Priest telleth me that the Soul is worth all the gold in the world, and the merchants say that it is not worth a clipped piece of silver.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
To become a spectator of one's own life is to escape the suffering of life.
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I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my...
Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess.
An excellent man; he has no enemies; and none of his friends like him.
I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in...
The worst form of tyranny the world has ever known the tyranny of the weak...
Nothing is so aggravating than calmness.
Men marry because they are tired, women because they are curious; both are disappointed.
Children begin by loving their parents; as they grow older they judge them; sometimes, they...
Biography lends to death a new terror.
Truth, in matters of religion, is simply the opinion that has survived
A man can't be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
These days man knows the price of everything, but the value of nothing.
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The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own...
There are two ways of disliking poetry; one way is to dislike it, the other...
She...can talk brillantly upon any subject provided she knows nothing about it.
There are two insults no human being will endure: that he has no sense of...
Religion and atheism will both survive it [the musical Jesus Christ Superstar by Time Rice...