Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same.
Good resolutions are simply checks that men draw on a bank where they have no...
The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything.
Popularity is the crown of laurel which the world puts on bad art. Whatever is...
My great mistake, the fault for which I can't forgive myself, is that one day...
Thinking is the most unhealthy thing in the world, and people die of it just...
Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.
The well bred contradict other people. The wise contradict themselves.
What people call insincerity is simply a method by which we can multiply our personalities.
No crime is vulgar, but all vulgarity is crime
This suspense is terrible. I hope it will last.
Nowadays most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it...
Hear no evil, speak no evil - and you'll never be invited to a party
There are only two kinds of people who are really fascinating - people who know...
Children begin by loving their parents; as they grow older they judge them; sometimes, they...
Scandal is gossip made tedious by morality
The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.
Nothing spoils a romance so much as a sense of humor in the woman
I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old...
While it is true that Frank had a great sense of humor, he was also...