One's real life is often the life that one does not lead
Quote by Oscar Wilde
As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she...
Religions die when they are proved to be true. Science is the record of dead...
All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his.
The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when...
Arguments are extremely vulgar, for everyone in good society holds exactly the same opinion.
Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
It is only the modern that ever becomes old fashioned.
I don't at all like knowing what people say of me behind my back. It...
True friends stab you in the front.
It is better to be beautiful than to be good. But... it is better to...
Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of...
No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
As long as war is regarded as wicked, it will always have its fascination. When...
A true friend stabs you in the front.
Religion is the fashionable substitute for belief
He lives the poetry that he cannot write. The others write the poetry that they...
Young men want to be faithful, and are not; old men want to be faithless,...
America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.
I suppose society is wonderfully delightful. To be in it is merely a bore. But...
Men marry because they are tired; women, because they are curious; both are disappointed.