It is always the unreadable that occurs.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
People who count their chickens before they are hatched, act very wisely, because chickens run...
Conversation about the weather is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
The secret of life is to appreciate the pleasure of being terribly deceived
Extravagance is the luxury of the poor; penury is the luxury of the rich
Do you really think it is weakness that yields to temptation? I tell you that...
The moment you think you understand a great work of art, it's dead for you.
In modern life nothing produces such an effect as a good platitude. It makes the...
Ambition is the last refuge of failure.
I want the dead lovers of the world to hear our laughter and grow sad....
The imagination imitates. It is the critical spirit that creates.
If one could only teach the English how to talk, and the Irish how to...
Popularity is the crown of laurel which the world puts on bad art. Whatever is...
Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends by blocking his retreat
Women have a wonderful instinct about things. They can discover everything except the obvious.
Few parents nowadays pay any regard to what their children say to them. The old...
As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she...
To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance
Mr. Henry James writes fiction as if it were a painful duty.
It is better to be beautiful than to be good. But... it is better to...
Ambition is the germ from which all growth of nobleness proceeds.