I do not approve of anything which tampers with natural ignorance
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Alas, I am dying beyond my means.
Ah, well, then I suppose I shall have to die beyond my means.
You know what a woman's curiosity is
A true friend stabs you in the front.
A poet can survive everything but a misprint.
To become a spectator of one's own life is to escape the suffering of life.
The books that the world calls immoral are the books that show the world its...
I have met a lot of hardboiled eggs in my time, but you're twenty minutes.
The condition of perfection is idleness: the aim of perfection is youth.
Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go
Vulgarity is the conduct of other people, just as falsehoods are the truths of other...
Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.
A red rose is not selfish because it wants to be a red rose. It...
Experience is the name we give to our past mistakes
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own...
Arguments are extremely vulgar, for everyone in good society holds exactly the same opinion.
History is merely gossip
The difference between literature and journalism is that journalism is unreadable and literature is not...
If one could only teach the English how to talk, and the Irish how to...
All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.