Nothing makes one so vain as being told one is a sinner. Conscience makes egotists of us all.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
No object is so beautiful that, under certain conditions, it will not look ugly.
Only the shallow know themselves.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
It is always a silly thing to give advice, but to give good advice is...
It is very vulgar to talk about one's business. Only people like stockbrokers do that,...
These days man knows the price of everything, but the value of nothing.
I never approve, or disapprove, of anything now. It is an absurd attitude to take...
Literature always anticipates life. It does not copy it, but moulds it to its purpose....
When I was young, I thought that money was the most important thing in life;...
Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when he is called upon...
Biography lends to death a new terror.
Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses...
Memory is the diary that we all carry about with us.
I always like to know everything about my new friends, and nothing about my old...
The face of the enemy frightens me only when I see how much it resembles...
The only real people are the people who never existed
It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or...
He has no enemies, but is intensely disliked by his friends.
We know our friends by their defects rather than by their merits.
That awkward moment when you're telling your friend something hilarious and they are just like,...