Now it seems to me that love of some kind is the only possible explanation of the extraordinary amount of suffering that there is in the world.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
The only thing to do with good advice is to pass it on. It is...
I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in...
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
This suspense is terrible. I hope it will last.
Pessimist: One who, when he has the choice of two evils, chooses both.
There is no such thing as a good influence. Because to influence a person is...
Put your talent into your work, but your genius into your life
I welcome this opportunity of pricking the bloated bladder of lies with the poniard of...
My great mistake, the fault for which I can't forgive myself, is that one day...
God and other artists are always a little obscure.
Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every...
It takes a thoroughly good woman to do a thoroughly stupid thing
Don't give a woman advice: one should never give a woman anything she can't wear...
A misanthrope I can understand - a womanthrope never
Charity creates a multitude of sins.
I don't like compliments, and I don't see why a man should think he is...
Religion is the fashionable substitute for belief
I can resist everything except temptation.
I sang in the choir for years, even though my family belonged to another church.
In old age, one should do something monumental.
I am the only person in the world I should like to know thoroughly.