It is exactly because a man cannot do a thing that he is a proper judge of it
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Experience is one thing you can't get for nothing.
Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess.
Yes, I am a thorough republican. No other form of government is so favorable to...
The truth is rarely pure and never simple.
Men marry because they are tired, women because they are curious; both are disappointed.
I can stand brute force, but brute reason is quite unbearable. There is something unfair...
Nothing spoils a romance so much as a sense of humor in the woman -...
I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my...
History is merely gossip
He has no enemies, but is intensely disliked by his friends.
Selfishness is not living as one wisheThe cynic knows the price of everything and the...
It is always a silly thing to give advice, but to give good advice is...
Anybody can write a three-volume novel. It merely requires a complete ignorance of both life...
I have nothing to declare but my genius.
The books that the world calls immoral are the books that show the world its...
The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything.
Nature is always behind the age
Bachelors should be heavily taxed. It is not fair that some men should be happier...
Don't marry for money; you can borrow it cheaper.
A bachelor has to have inspiration for making love to a woman, a married man...