Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women have a more subtle instinct: What they like is to be a man's last romance.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
There's nothing in the world like the devotion of a married woman. It's a thing...
Illusion is the first of all pleasures.
I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in...
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
She...can talk brillantly upon any subject provided she knows nothing about it.
I have made an important discovery... that alcohol, taken in sufficient quantities, produces all the...
Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of...
Few parents nowadays pay any regard to what their children say to them. The old...
Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.
Experience is the name every one gives to their mistakes.
What is a cynic? A man who knows the price of everything and the value...
Young people, nowadays, imagine that money is everything, and when they grow older, they know...
The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when...
Only the shallow know themselves.
Ah, well, then I suppose I shall have to die beyond my means.
Anybody can write a three-volume novel. It merely requires a complete ignorance of both life...
It's beauty that captures your attention; personality which captures your heart.
Alas, I am dying beyond my means.
Pessimist: One who, when he has the choice of two evils, chooses both.
As long as war is regarded as wicked, it will always have its fascination. When...