If the poor only had profiles there would be no difficulty in solving the problem of poverty
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Death and vulgarity are the only two facts in the nineteenth century that one cannot...
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.
Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same.
I don't at all like knowing what people say of me behind my back. It...
Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every...
If one tells the truth, one is sure sooner or later to be found out
A woman will flirt with anybody in the world as long as other people are...
To reveal art and conceal the artist is art's aim
The only thing to do with good advice is to pass it on. It is...
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
Those who are faithful know only the trivial side of love: it is the faithless...
Questions are never indiscreet: answers sometimes are
Sarcasm is the lowest form of wit.
A true friend stabs you in the front.
Hear no evil, speak no evil - and you'll never be invited to a party
The husbands of very beautiful women belong to the criminal classes.
There is no such thing as a moral or an immoral book. Books are well...
The wise are above books.
No more teachers, no more books, no more teacher's dirty looks.