I do not approve of anything which tampers with natural ignorance
Quote by Oscar Wilde
When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers.
There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves we feel that no one...
My own business always bores me to death; I prefer other people's.
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.
Nowadays most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it...
In the wild struggle for existance, we want to have something that endures, and so...
While we look to the dramatist to give romance to realism, we ask of the...
One's real life is often the life that one does not lead
The consciousness of loving and being loved brings a warmth and richness to life that...
All charming people, I fancy, are spoiled. It is the secret of their attraction.
Life is too important to be taken seriously.
All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.
Music makes one feel so romantic - at least it always gets on one's nerves...
The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything, except what is worth knowing
Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends by blocking his retreat
Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
Young men want to be faithful, and are not; old men want to be faithless,...
Her love was trembling in laughter on her lips.
Whoever loves, if he do not propose the right true end of love, he's one...
No thoughtful man ever came to the end of his life, and had time and...