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 is always something ridiculous about the emotions of people whom one has ceased to...
His morality is all sympathy, just what morality should be
The well bred contradict other people. The wise contradict themselves.
In marriage, as in war, it is permitted to take every advantage of the enemy.
It is better to be beautiful than to be good, but it is better to...
It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution
The only way to get rid of temptation is to yield to it... I can...
It is through¦ Art and Art only that we can shield ourselves from the sordid...
If one plays good music, people don't listen and if one plays bad music people...
My own business always bores me to death; I prefer other people's
Don't give a woman advice: one should never give a woman anything she can't wear...
There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves we feel no one else...
Work is the curse of the drinking classes.
A mans face is his autobiography. A women's face is her work of fiction.
She...can talk brillantly upon any subject provided she knows nothing about it.
An excellent man; he has no enemies; and none of his friends like him.
Music makes one feel so romantic - at least it always gets on one's nerves...
In examinations, the foolish ask questions the wise cannot answer.
Anger blows out the lamp of the mind. In the examination of a great and...
Duration is not a test of truth or falsehood.
Experiences are savings which a miser puts aside. Wisdom is an inheritance which a wastrel...
By three methods we may learn wisdom: first, by reflection, which is noblest; second, by...