Journalism justifies its own existence by the great Darwinian principle of the survival of the vulgarist
Quote by Oscar Wilde
One's real life is often the life that one does not lead
We are each our own devil, and we make this world our hell
In America the young are always ready to give to those who are older than...
Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much.
Any preoccupation with ideas of what is right or wrong in conduct shows an arrested...
How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on...
I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.
What is a cynic? A man who knows the price of everything and the value...
The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything.
Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses...
Comfort is the only thing our civilization can give us.
To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance
In modern life nothing produces such an effect as a good platitude. It makes the...
In married life three is company and two none.
The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.
Most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is...
Literature always anticipates life. It does not copy it, but moulds it to its purpose....
As long as war is regarded as wicked, it will always have its fascination. When...
I like persons better than principles, and I like persons with no principles better than...
A poet can survive everything but a misprint.