People who count their chickens before they are hatched, act very wisely, because chickens run about so absurdly that it is impossible to count them accurately
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every...
One can survive everything nowadays, except death, and live down anything, except a good reputation.
Nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Action is the last resource of those who know not how to dream.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I...
If you pretend to be good, the world takes you very seriously. If you pretend...
A man's face is his autobiography. A woman's face is her work of fiction.
Do you really think it is weakness that yields to temptation? I tell you that...
A gentleman is one who never hurts anyone's feelings unintentionally.
When the gods wish to punish us they answer our prayers.
To become a spectator of one's own life is to escape the suffering of life.
How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on...
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
It is only the modern that ever becomes old-fashioned.
Mr. Henry James writes fiction as if it were a painful duty.
He to whom the present is the only thing that is present, knows nothing of...
What is a cynic? A man who knows the price of everything and the value...
The sign of a Philistine age is the cry of immorality against art.
Age cannot wither her, nor custom stale her infinite variety. Other women cloy the appetites...
For as old age is that period of life most remote from infancy, who does...