Most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is too late that the only things one never regrets are one's mistakes.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
The world has grown suspicious of anything that looks like a happily married life.
It takes a thoroughly good woman to do a thoroughly stupid thing
I am the only person in the world I should like to know thoroughly.
A misanthrope I can understand - a womanthrope never
All charming people, I fancy, are spoiled. It is the secret of their attraction.
It is through¦ Art and Art only that we can shield ourselves from the sordid...
When liberty comes with hands dabbled in blood it is hard to shake hands with...
Plain women are always jealous of their husbands. Beautiful women never are. They are always...
All trials are trials for one's life, just as all sentences are sentences of death.
While we look to the dramatist to give romance to realism, we ask of the...
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use...
I like men who have a future and women who have a past.
His morality is all sympathy, just what morality should be
It is a curious fact that people are never so trivial as when they take...
Ordinary riches can be stolen; real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things...
Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious.
Mr. Henry James writes fiction as if it were a painful duty.
Fathers should be neither seen nor heard. That is the only proper basis for family...
Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which...
We must not cease from exploration. And the end of all our exploring will be...