One can survive everything nowadays, except death, and live down anything, except a good reputation.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation
His morality is all sympathy, just what morality should be
In America the President reigns for four years, and Journalism governs for ever and ever
A man who moralizes is usually a hypocrite, and a woman who moralizes is invariably...
The worst form of tyranny the world has ever known the tyranny of the weak...
Biography lends to death a new terror.
Most men and women are forced to perform parts for which they have no qualification.
Experience is the name we give to our past mistakes
A pessimist is somebody who complains about the noise when opportunity knocks.
Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a...
The world has grown suspicious of anything that looks like a happily married life.
And now, I am dying beyond my means.
The well bred contradict other people. The wise contradict themselves.
So never lose an opportunity of urging a practical beginning, however small, for it is...
Simple pleasures are always the last refuge of the complex
In America, the young are always ready to give to those older than themselves the...
The moment you think you understand a great work of art, it's dead for you.
The one charm about marriage is that it makes a life of deception absolutely necessary...
A good plan is like a road map: it shows the final destination and usually...
Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are...