I choose my friends for their good looks, my acquaintances for their good characters, and my enemies for their intellects. A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
In modern life nothing produces such an effect as a good platitude. It makes the...
As long as war is regarded as wicked, it will always have its fascination. When...
We live in an age when unnecessary things are our only necessities.
Whenever a man does a thoroughly stupid thing, it is always from the noblest motives.
Friendship is far more tragic than love, it lasts longer.
Religions die when they are proved to be true. Science is the record of dead...
To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance.
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
A man can't be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
The proper school to learn art is not life but art
The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything.
The secret of life is in art.
Shallow sorrows and shallow loves live on. The loves and sorrows that are great are...
The tragedy of old age is not that one is old, but that one is...
Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of...
One's past is what one is. It is the only way by which people should...
It is better to be beautiful than to be good, but it is better to...
Evermore in the world is this marvelous balance of beauty and disgust, magnificence and rats
A girl is Innocence playing in the mud, Beauty standing on its head, and Motherhood...
One of the universal rules of happiness is: always be wary of any helpful item...
What a man does for others, not what they do for him, gives him immortality