Life imitates art far more than art imitates Life.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Scandal is gossip made tedious by morality
Questions are never indiscreet, answers sometimes are.
Society exists only as a mental concept; in the real world there are only individuals.
It is the spectator, and not life, that art really mirrors.
The world is divided into two classes, those who believe the incredible, and those who...
The man who can dominate a London dinner-table can dominate the world.
Now it seems to me that love of some kind is the only possible explanation...
I welcome this opportunity of pricking the bloated bladder of lies with the poniard of...
Anybody can be good in the country
Biography lends to death a new terror.
The way of paradoxes is the way of truth.
A red rose is not selfish because it wants to be a red rose. It...
Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses...
Whenever people agree with me I always feel I must be wrong.
With an evening coat and a white tie, anybody, even a stockbroker, can gain a...
Do you really think it is weakness that yields to temptation? I tell you that...
Insincerity is merely a method by which we can multiply our personalities
We degenerate into hideous puppets, haunted by the memory of the passions of which we...
By doubting we come at truth.
Wise men, when in doubt whether to speak or to keep quiet, give themselves the...