Illusion is the first of all pleasures.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
We degenerate into hideous puppets, haunted by the memory of the passions of which we...
The world has grown suspicious of anything that looks like a happily married life.
The public is wonderfully tolerant. It forgives everything except genius.
Morality is simply the attitude we adopt towards people whom we personally dislike.
Everything popular is wrong.
Who, being loved, is poor?
One's real life is often the life that one does not lead
Nothing is so aggravating than calmness.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
The only thing to do with good advice is to pass it on. It is...
There is only one class in the community that thinks more about money than the...
You know what a woman's curiosity is
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a...
The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it.
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live; it is asking others to live...
The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything.
What is a cynic? A man who knows the price of everything and the value...
Those who try to lead the people can only do so by following the mob
There are only two forces in the world, the sword and the spirit. In the...
It is art that makes life, makes interest, makes importance and I know of no...
Democracy is hypocrisy without limitation.
Leadership without support is like trying to make bricks without enough straw. True leaders reinforce...