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
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Crying is the refuge of plain women but the ruin of pretty ones.
It is always the unreadable that occurs.
The strength of women comes from the fact that psychology cannot explain us. Men can...
To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance
I welcome this opportunity of pricking the bloated bladder of lies with the poniard of...
Our ambition should be to rule ourselves, the true kingdom for each one of us;...
In America the President reigns for four years, and Journalism governs forever and ever.
A poet can survive everything but a misprint.
There is always something ridiculous about the emotions of people whom one has ceased to...
We all live in the gutter but some of us are looking up at the...
The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it.
Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses...
When a woman marries again it is because she detested her first husband. When a...
Hearts live by being wounded.
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
I adore political parties. They are the only place left to us where people don't...
One's real life is often the life that one does not lead
I dream of things that never were, and ask why not?
Reach high, for stars lie hidden in your soul. Dream deep, for every dream precedes...
The follies which a man regrets most in his life, are those which he didn't...