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
There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and...
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live; it is asking others to live...
The face of the enemy frightens me only when I see how much it resembles...
There is nothing so difficult to marry as a large nose.
To lose one parent may be regarded as a misfortune; to lose both looks like...
Nothing is so aggravating than calmness.
The best way to appreciate your job is to imagine yourself without one.
A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
An optimist will tell you the glass is half-full; the pessimist, half-empty; and the engineer...
The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.
A pessimist is somebody who complains about the noise when opportunity knocks.
If one could only teach the English how to talk, and the Irish how to...
If the poor only had profiles there would be no difficulty in solving the problem...
The final mystery is oneself.
The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything.
The well bred contradict other people. The wise contradict themselves.
The moment you think you understand a great work of art, it's dead for you.
Questions are never indiscreet, answers sometimes are.
Musical people always want one to be perfectly dumb at the very moment when one...
As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she...