My own business always bores me to death; I prefer other people's
Quote by Oscar Wilde
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
No crime is vulgar, but all vulgarity is crime
Judges, like the criminal classes, have their lighter moments
The man who can dominate a London dinner-table can dominate the world.
Plain women are always jealous of their husbands. Beautiful women never are. They are always...
The cynic knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.
Nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
I choose my friends for their good looks, my acquaintances for their good characters, and...
Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women have a more subtle instinct:...
Young people, nowadays, imagine that money is everything, and when they grow older, they know...
Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same.
What we have to do, what at any rate it is our duty to do,...
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess.
I can stand brute force, but brute reason is quite unbearable. There is something unfair...
Conscience and cowardice are really the same things. Conscience is the trade-name of the firm....
I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.
It is always the unreadable that occurs.
No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
Nothing is so aggravating than calmness.