Men of thoughts should have nothing to do with action
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Nothing is so aggravating than calmness.
I don't at all like knowing what people say of me behind my back. It...
Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.
What we have to do, what at any rate it is our duty to do,...
There is only one real tragedy in a woman's life. The fact that her past...
If one plays good music, people don't listen and if one plays bad music people...
The well bred contradict other people. The wise contradict themselves.
I don't like compliments, and I don't see why a man should think he is...
No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
The husbands of very beautiful women belong to the criminal classes.
Ambition is the last refuge of the failure.
Arguments are to be avoided: they are always vulgar and often convincing.
I always like to know everything about my new friends, and nothing about my old...
Shallow sorrows and shallow loves live on. The loves and sorrows that are great are...
Temperament is the primary requisite for the critic - a temperament exquisitely susceptible to beauty,...
There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and...
Marriage is not a word; it is a sentence
To expect the unexpected shows a thoroughly modern intellect.
This suspense is terrible. I hope it will last.
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will...