It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
The well bred contradict other people. The wise contradict themselves.
If one plays good music, people don't listen and if one plays bad music people...
By giving us the opinions of the uneducated, journalism keeps us in touch with the...
It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution
Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women have a more subtle instinct:...
Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when...
Anybody can make history; only a great man can write it
Mr. Henry James writes fiction as if it were a painful duty.
Extravagance is the luxury of the poor; penury is the luxury of the rich
Women have a wonderful instinct about things. They can discover everything except the obvious.
The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything, except what is worth knowing
The husbands of very beautiful women belong to the criminal classes.
Most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is...
Conscience and cowardice are really the same things. Conscience is the trade-name of the firm....
To become a spectator of one's own life is to escape the suffering of life.
A red rose is not selfish because it wants to be a red rose. It...
One should always play fairly when one has the winning cards.
I am afraid to show you who I really am, because if I show you...
I've always had confidence, but I never let my ego get to the point that...
Go, write it in a martial hand; be curst and brief; it is no matter...