If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
The well bred contradict other people. The wise contradict themselves.
There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and...
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
It is a curious fact that people are never so trivial as when they take...
These days man knows the price of everything, but the value of nothing.
Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast.
Her love was trembling in laughter on her lips.
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
Anybody can write a three-volume novel. It merely requires a complete ignorance of both life...
Authority is quite degrading
If there was less sympathy in the world, there would be less trouble in the...
Ultimately the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or in friendship, is conversation.
Ordinary riches can be stolen; real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things...
There are two ways of disliking poetry; one way is to dislike it, the other...
The consciousness of loving and being loved brings a warmth and richness to life that...
To become a spectator of one's own life is to escape the suffering of life.
The heart was made to be broken.
Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same.
There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves we feel no one else...
Nature is always behind the age