It is only the modern that ever becomes old-fashioned.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
It was the passions about whose origin we deceived ourselves that tyrannized most strongly over...
A man cannot reason with the woman he loves: he cares about her too much.
Mr. Henry James writes fiction as if it were a painful duty.
Anybody can be good in the country
I don't at all like knowing what people say of me behind my back. It...
In America the President reigns for four years, and Journalism governs forever and ever.
I want the dead lovers of the world to hear our laughter and grow sad....
It is better to be beautiful than to be good. But... it is better to...
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
Religions die when they are proved to be true. Science is the record of dead...
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I...
Shallow sorrows and shallow loves live on. The loves and sorrows that are great are...
Religion is the fashionable substitute for belief
I can resist everything except temptation.
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.
The security of Society lies in custom and unconscious instinct, and the basis of the...
While we look to the dramatist to give romance to realism, we ask of the...
The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything, except what is worth knowing
People die when curiosity goes
The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity
That's the true spirit of Christmas; people being helped by people other than me