Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far the best ending for one.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Ah, well, then I suppose I shall have to die beyond my means.
No object is so beautiful that, under certain conditions, it will not look ugly.
Anybody can write a three-volume novel. It merely requires a complete ignorance of both life...
To expect the unexpected shows a thoroughly modern intellect.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use...
Of course the music is a great difficulty. You see, if one plays good music,...
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when...
Young people, nowadays, imagine that money is everything, and when they grow older, they know...
The man who can dominate a London dinner-table can dominate the world.
It is perfectly monstrous the way people go about nowadays saying things against one, behind...
The only thing to do with good advice is to pass it on. It is...
Biography lends to death a new terror.
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.
How marriage ruins a man! It is as demoralizing as cigarettes, and far more expensive.
I always like to know everything about my new friends, and nothing about my old...
Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends up blocking his retreat.
I love talking about nothing. It is the only thing I know anything about.
Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
Knowledge is a process of piling up facts; wisdom lies in their simplification.
Hard writing makes easy reading.