Nowadays most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is too late that the only things one never regrets are one's mistakes
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Common Sense Quotes
The one person who has more illusions than the dreamer is the man of action
The secret of life is to appreciate the pleasure of being terribly deceived
Religion is the fashionable substitute for belief
Ordinary riches can be stolen; real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things...
The aim of love is to love: no more, and no less.
You know what a woman's curiosity is
I have nothing to declare except my genius.
Charity creates a multitude of sins.
He has no enemies, but is intensely disliked by his friends.
I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead.
I can believe anything as long as it is incredible
I can sympathize with everything, except suffering.
If you pretend to be good, the world takes you very seriously. If you pretend...
The strength of women comes from the fact that psychology cannot explain us. Men can...
The one charm about marriage is that it makes a life of deception absolutely necessary...
Young men want to be faithful, and are not; old men want to be faithless,...
The worst form of tyranny the world has ever known the tyranny of the weak...
Any preoccupation with ideas of what is right or wrong in conduct shows an arrested...
Serious-minded people have few ideas. People with ideas are never serious.
The history of mankind is the history of ideas.