If you pretend to be good, the world takes you very seriously. If you pretend to be bad, it doesn't. Such is the astounding stupidity of optimism.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
If one plays good music, people don't listen and if one plays bad music people...
One's past is what one is. It is the only way by which people should...
Time is waste of money.
They spoil every romance by trying to make it last forever.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
How else but through a broken heart may Lord Christ enter in?
A poet can survive everything but a misprint.
And now, I am dying beyond my means.
An inordinate passion for pleasure is the secret of remaining young
I can believe anything as long as it is incredible
As yet, Bernard Shaw hasn't become prominent enough to have any enemies, but none of...
When good Americans die they go to Paris.
Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a...
Vulgarity is the conduct of other people, just as falsehoods are the truths of other...
The heart was made to be broken.
All great ideas are dangerous.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I...
A man's face is his autobiography. A woman's face is her work of fiction.
Biography should be written by an acute enemy.
There is properly no history; only biography
First of all, writing at best - certainly fiction writing - more and more I...
A married couple are well suited when both partners usually feel the need for a...