No woman should ever be quite accurate about her age. It looks so calculating.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Our ambition should be to rule ourselves, the true kingdom for each one of us;...
Arguments are extremely vulgar, for everyone in good society holds exactly the same opinion.
How else but through a broken heart may Lord Christ enter in?
The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.
The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything.
Memory... is the diary that we all carry about with us.
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.
Of course the music is a great difficulty. You see, if one plays good music,...
The only way to get rid of temptation is to yield to it... I can...
If there is anything in the world more annoying than having people talk about you,...
Thinking is the most unhealthy thing in the world, and people die of it just...
Hear no evil, speak no evil - and you'll never be invited to a party
Action is the last resource of those who know not how to dream.
What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise
Crying is the refuge of plain women but the ruin of pretty ones.
Comfort is the only thing our civilization can give us.
It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution
We can have in life but one great experience at best, and the secret of...
The highest knowledge is to know that we are surrounded by mystery. Neither knowledge nor...
I hope life isn't a big joke, because I don't get it.