Illusion is the first of all pleasures.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
There is only one real tragedy in a woman's life. The fact that her past...
Good resolutions are simply checks that men draw on a bank where they have no...
History is merely gossip
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women have a more subtle instinct:...
What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise
Who, being loved, is poor?
I hope you have not been leading a double life, pretending to be wicked and...
A gentleman is one who never hurts anyone's feelings unintentionally.
Formerly we used to canonize our heroes. The modern method is to vulgarize them. Cheap...
To expect the unexpected shows a thoroughly modern intellect.
I like persons better than principles, and I like persons with no principles better than...
Everybody who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching.
A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment...
Conscience and cowardice are really the same things. Conscience is the trade-name of the firm....
When a man has once loved a woman he will do anything for her except...
There is always something ridiculous about the emotions of people whom one has ceased to...
And now, I am dying beyond my means.
Let no one who loves be called unhappy Even love unreturned has its rainbow.
Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making...
When a man is in love or in debt, someone else has the advantage