Quotation is a serviceable substitute for wit.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.
Vulgarity is the conduct of other people, just as falsehoods are the truths of other...
No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
Memory is the diary that we all carry about with us.
Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.
Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much.
It is always the unreadable that occurs.
America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.
This suspense is terrible. I hope it will last.
Music makes one feel so romantic - at least it always gets on one's nerves...
Young men want to be faithful, and are not; old men want to be faithless,...
Most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is...
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask,...
We are each our own devil, and we make this world our hell
How strange a thing this is! The Priest telleth me that the Soul is worth...
Religion is the fashionable substitute for belief
In modern life nothing produces such an effect as a good platitude. It makes the...
The difference between literature and journalism is that journalism is unreadable, and literature is not...
Literature is the art of writing something that will be read twice; journalism what will...
One of the things that will keep The Front Page burning bright as long as...
Our high respect for a well-read man is praise enough of literature