I welcome this opportunity of pricking the bloated bladder of lies with the poniard of truth
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time...
The difference between literature and journalism is that journalism is unreadable, and literature is not...
Nowadays most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it...
Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it has...
Hear no evil, speak no evil - and you'll never be invited to a party
It is the spectator, and not life, that art really mirrors.
A mans face is his autobiography. A women's face is her work of fiction.
The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything.
One's past is what one is. It is the only way by which people should...
Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious.
I can resist everything except temptation.
Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result.
The world has been made by fools that men should live in it
To get back to my youth I would do anything in the world, except take...
Fathers should be neither seen nor heard. That is the only proper basis for family...
Each of the professions means a prejudice. The necessity for a career forces every one...
Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
Art is the most intense mode of invidualism that the world has known.
A good painting to me has always been like a friend. It keeps me company,...
The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife,...