Nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Scepticism is the beginning of Faith.
When good Americans die they go to Paris.
Women have a wonderful instinct about things. They can discover everything except the obvious.
Ambition is the germ from which all growth of nobleness proceeds.
The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it.
It is a very sad thing that nowadays there is so little useless information.
Pessimist: One who, when he has the choice of two evils, chooses both.
Crying is the refuge of plain women but the ruin of pretty ones.
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will...
We live in an age when unnecessary things are our only necessities.
It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution
These days man knows the price of everything, but the value of nothing.
The world has grown suspicious of anything that looks like a happily married life.
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
Life imitates art far more than art imitates Life.
Thinking is the most unhealthy thing in the world, and people die of it just...
It is the spectator, and not life, that art really mirrors.
Mr. Henry James writes fiction as if it were a painful duty.
Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses...
To expect the unexpected shows a thoroughly modern intellect.