I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves we feel no one else...
It is only the modern that ever becomes old-fashioned.
You know what a woman's curiosity is
There is much to be said in favour of modern journalism. By giving us the...
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always...
One's past is what one is. It is the only way by which people should...
I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.
Talk to every woman as if you loved her, and to every man as if...
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Hatred is blind, as well as love.
An optimist will tell you the glass is half-full; the pessimist, half-empty; and the engineer...
Religion is the fashionable substitute for belief
The man who can dominate a London dinner-table can dominate the world.
I am the only person in the world I should like to know thoroughly.
The best way to appreciate your job is to imagine yourself without one.
We are each our own devil, and we make this world our hell
Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.
So never lose an opportunity of urging a practical beginning, however small, for it is...
Don't wait for extraordinary opportunities. Seize common occasions and make them great. Weak men wait...
They wrong opportunity who say she knocks but once