It is only by not paying one's bills that one can hope to live in the memory of the commercial classes.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always...
God's eternal laws are kind-and break the heart of stone.
Everything popular is wrong.
I suppose society is wonderfully delightful. To be in it is merely a bore. But...
By persistently remaining single a man converts himself into a permanent public temptation.
I don't at all like knowing what people say of me behind my back. It...
Anybody can make history; only a great man can write it
To love one's self is the beginning of a life-long romance
The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.
A man's face is his autobiography. A woman's face is her work of fiction.
The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything. Except what is worth knowing. Journalism,...
One's real life is so often the life that one does not lead.
I never approve, or disapprove, of anything now. It is an absurd attitude to take...
In marriage, as in war, it is permitted to take every advantage of the enemy.
I can believe anything as long as it is incredible
The critic has to educate the public; the artist has to educate the critic.
If one plays good music, people don't listen and if one plays bad music people...
A man who is master of himself can end a sorrow as easily as he...
We all know that the first bankers of the world Rothschilds are Jews; we know...
The control of nature is a phrase conceived in arrogance, born of the Neanderthal age...
At the end of the day you have to keep emotions away.
It is in self-imitation that a master first shows himself.