People who love only once in their lives are. . . shallow people. What they call their loyalty, and their fidelity, I call either the lethargy of custom or their lack of imagination.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Do you really think it is weakness that yields to temptation? I tell you that...
We degenerate into hideous puppets, haunted by the memory of the passions of which we...
No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
Work is the refuge of people who have nothing better to do
The condition of perfection is idleness: the aim of perfection is youth.
She behaves as if she was beautiful. Most American women do. It is the secret...
Nothing spoils a romance so much as a sense of humor in the woman -...
You are beautiful when you are happy.
The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when...
They spoil every romance by trying to make it last forever.
In America the President reigns for four years, and Journalism governs for ever and ever
In marriage, as in war, it is permitted to take every advantage of the enemy.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I...
It is through¦ Art and Art only that we can shield ourselves from the sordid...
Skepticism is the beginning of faith.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
By persistently remaining single a man converts himself into a permanent public temptation.
Charity creates a multitude of sins.
He who wished to secure the good of others, has already secured his own.
Be charitable and indulgent to everyone but thyself.
Nothing makes one so vain as being told one is a sinner. Conscience makes egotists...