If one plays good music, people don't listen and if one plays bad music people don't talk.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
To get back one's youth one has merely to repeat one's follies
A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment...
Extravagance is the luxury of the poor; penury is the luxury of the rich
One's real life is so often the life that one does not lead.
Beauty is a form of genius - is higher, indeed, than genius, as it needs...
Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result.
Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
The aim of love is to love: no more, and no less.
She...can talk brillantly upon any subject provided she knows nothing about it.
Men marry because they are tired; women, because they are curious; both are disappointed.
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely...
Comfort is the only thing our civilization can give us.
Between the optimist and the pessimist, the difference is droll. The optimist sees the doughnut;...
It is the spectator, and not life, that art really mirrors.
Nothing spoils a romance so much as a sense of humor in the woman -...
Thinking is the most unhealthy thing in the world, and people die of it just...
I want the dead lovers of the world to hear our laughter and grow sad....
There is no necessity to separate the monarch from the mob; all authority is equally...
The advantage of the emotions is that they lead us astray.
Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a...