It is very vulgar to talk about one's business. Only people like stockbrokers do that, and then merely at dinner parties.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
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Questions are never indiscreet, answers sometimes are.
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No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
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I love talking about nothing. It is the only thing I know anything about.
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The worst form of tyranny the world has ever known the tyranny of the weak...
Arguments are to be avoided; they are always vulgar and often convincing
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All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.
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Memory... is the diary that we all carry about with us.
Arguments are extremely vulgar, for everyone in good society holds exactly the same opinion.
A man can't be too careful in the choice of his enemies.