It is exactly because a man cannot do a thing that he is a proper judge of it
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Women have a wonderful instinct about things. They can discover everything except the obvious.
There is no such thing as a moral or an immoral book. Books are well...
The public is wonderfully tolerant. It forgives everything except genius.
To become a spectator of one's own life is to escape the suffering of life.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask,...
Scandal is gossip made tedious by morality
There is no such thing as a good influence. Because to influence a person is...
I knew that I had come face to face with some one whose mere personality...
It is through art, and through art only, that we can realise our perfection.
There is always something ridiculous about the emotions of people whom one has ceased to...
Music is the art which is most nigh to tears and memory.
I like men who have a future and women who have a past
Conscience and cowardice are really the same things. Conscience is the trade-name of the firm....
Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses...
The only difference between a caprice and a lifelong passion is that the caprice lasts...
How else but through a broken heart may Lord Christ enter in?
Memory is the diary that we all carry about with us.
I do not approve of anything which tampers with natural ignorance
That there should one man die ignorant who had capacity for knowledge, this I call...
To be ignorant of one's ignorance is the malady of the ignorant.