Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it has merely been detected.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Beauty is a form of genius - is higher, indeed, than genius, as it needs...
Women are meant to be loved, not to be understood.
All trials are trials for one's life, just as all sentences are sentences of death.
No woman should ever be quite accurate about her age. It looks so calculating.
No crime is vulgar, but all vulgarity is crime
Most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is...
It is always a silly thing to give advice, but to give good advice is...
Nothing spoils romance so much as a sense of humour in the woman.
These days man knows the price of everything, but the value of nothing.
What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise
Life is one fool thing after another whereas love is two fool things after each...
Whenever a man does a thoroughly stupid thing, it is always from the noblest motives.
Friendship is far more tragic than love, it lasts longer.
The world is divided into two classes, those who believe the incredible, and those who...
To give and not expect return, that is what lies at the heart of love.
Marriage is not a word; it is a sentence
The moment you think you understand a great work of art, it's dead for you.
There's nothing in the world like the devotion of a married woman. It's a thing...
The salesman knows nothing of what he is selling save that he is charging a...
If one could only teach the English how to talk, and the Irish how to...