Only the shallow know themselves.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Self Knowledge Quotes
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
The well bred contradict other people. The wise contradict themselves.
The worst vice of a fanatic is his sincerity.
Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future.
Society exists only as a mental concept; in the real world there are only individuals.
With an evening coat and a white tie, anybody, even a stockbroker, can gain a...
The aim of life is self-development. To realize one's nature perfectly - that is what...
The critic has to educate the public; the artist has to educate the critic.
The moment you think you understand a great work of art, it's dead for you.
The heart was made to be broken.
We degenerate into hideous puppets, haunted by the memory of the passions of which we...
Music is the art which is most nigh to tears and memory.
It is always the unreadable that occurs.
It is through¦ Art and Art only that we can shield ourselves from the sordid...
Some cause happiness wherever they go; others, whenever they go.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.
Ultimately the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or in friendship, is conversation.
Business, you know, may bring money, but friendship hardly ever does
There is as much difference between the counsel that a friend giveth, and that a...
Love is so confusing - you tell a girl she looks great and what's the...