Nothing produces such an effect as a good platitude
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
No object is so beautiful that, under certain conditions, it will not look ugly.
The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.
What is a cynic? A man who knows the price of everything and the value...
Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
Don't give a woman advice: one should never give a woman anything she can't wear...
To love one's self is the beginning of a life-long romance
Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses...
Mr. Henry James writes fiction as if it were a painful duty.
I have met a lot of hardboiled eggs in my time, but you're twenty minutes.
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.
Simple pleasures are always the last refuge of the complex
Nowadays most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it...
Everything will change. The only question is growing up or decaying.
Love is not a clock. You simply cannot take it apart just to see what...
Football is all very well as a game for rough girls, but is hardly suitable...
Who, being loved, is poor?
Looking good and dressing well is a necessity. Having a purpose in life is not.
How strange is the lot of us mortals! Each of us is here for a...
Art is much less important than life, but what a poor life without it.