Nothing produces such an effect as a good platitude
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess.
Those who are faithful know only the trivial side of love: it is the faithless...
No object is so beautiful that, under certain conditions, it will not look ugly.
If one tells the truth, one is sure sooner or later to be found out
I see when men love women. They give them but a little of their lives....
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
The only difference between a caprice and a lifelong passion is that the caprice lasts...
An inordinate passion for pleasure is the secret of remaining young
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.
Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends by blocking his retreat
I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.
Any preoccupation with ideas of what is right or wrong in conduct shows an arrested...
We are each our own devil, and we make this world our hell
It is through art, and through art only, that we can realise our perfection.
In America the President reigns for four years, and Journalism governs forever and ever.
His morality is all sympathy, just what morality should be
Alas, I am dying beyond my means.
A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment...
Dreams are real as long as they last. Can we say more of life
Dreams are, by definition, cursed with short life spans
Nights are long since you've been away, I dream of you all through the day,...
A man is already halfway in love with any woman who listens to him
A narrow vision is divisive, a broad vision expansive. But a divine vision is all-inclusive.