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
All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his.
And he goes through life, his mouth open, and his mind closed.
All charming people, I fancy, are spoiled. It is the secret of their attraction.
It is perfectly monstrous the way people go about nowadays saying things against one, behind...
Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far...
In modern life nothing produces such an effect as a good platitude. It makes the...
Vulgarity is the conduct of other people, just as falsehoods are the truths of other...
Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.
The truth is rarely pure and never simple.
Temperament is the primary requisite for the critic - a temperament exquisitely susceptible to beauty,...
A man can't be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
It is always a silly thing to give advice, but to give good advice is...
The supreme object of life is to live. Few people live. It is true life...
Appearance blinds, whereas words reveal.
One's past is what one is. It is the only way by which people should...
Art is the most intense mode of invidualism that the world has known.
Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.
What is a cynic? A man who knows the price of everything and the value...
If there was less sympathy in the world, there would be less trouble in the...
Those whom the gods love grow young.