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
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live...
By persistently remaining single a man converts himself into a permanent public temptation.
In America the President reigns for four years, and Journalism governs for ever and ever
Religion is the fashionable substitute for belief
Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same.
As long as war is regarded as wicked, it will always have its fascination. When...
Children have a natural antipathy to books - handicraft should be the basis of education....
I like persons better than principles, and I like persons with no principles better than...
It is better to be beautiful than to be good. But... it is better to...
A man can't be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
People who count their chickens before they are hatched, act very wisely, because chickens run...
Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far...
I can believe anything as long as it is incredible
Time is waste of money.
It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or...
Extravagance is the luxury of the poor; penury is the luxury of the rich
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use...
Charity creates a multitude of sins.
Great indebtedness does not make men grateful, but vengeful; and if a little charity is...
Charity isn't a good substitute for justice
The more sins you confess, the more books you will sell.