Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Nothing is so aggravating than calmness.
Arguments are to be avoided; they are always vulgar and often convincing
Biography lends to death a new terror.
I am the only person in the world I should like to know thoroughly.
One's real life is often the life that one does not lead
Behind every exquisite thing that existed, there was something tragic.
There is nothing so difficult to marry as a large nose.
Music is the art which is most nigh to tears and memory.
My wife and I no longer have anything in common but our differences.
Conversation about the weather is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
Music makes one feel so romantic - at least it always gets on one's nerves...
Now it seems to me that love of some kind is the only possible explanation...
We live in an age when unnecessary things are our only necessities.
The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything.
Nature is always behind the age
No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would...
All art is quite useless.
We have lost the art of living, and in the most important science of all,...
An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.