Nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result.
The tragedy of old age is not that one is old, but that one is...
I think that God, in creating man, somewhat overestimated his ability.
A man's face is his autobiography. A woman's face is her work of fiction.
History is merely gossip
Society exists only as a mental concept; in the real world there are only individuals.
The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything.
To regret one's own experiences is to arrest one's own development. To deny one's own...
All trials are trials for one's life, just as all sentences are sentences of death.
Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
One can survive everything nowadays, except death, and live down anything, except a good reputation.
I never approve, or disapprove, of anything now. It is an absurd attitude to take...
I have met a lot of hardboiled eggs in my time, but you're twenty minutes.
Friendship is far more tragic than love, it lasts longer.
It was the passions about whose origin we deceived ourselves that tyrannized most strongly over...
Twenty years of romance makes a woman look like a ruin; but twenty years of...
The secret of life is in art.
Now that the House of Commons is trying to become useful, it does a great...
It is always the unreadable that occurs.
Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses...