Religion is the fashionable substitute for belief
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Truth, in matters of religion, is simply the opinion that has survived
The public is wonderfully tolerant. It forgives everything except genius.
Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it had...
I don't like compliments, and I don't see why a man should think he is...
A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
The well bred contradict other people. The wise contradict themselves.
A red rose is not selfish because it wants to be a red rose. It...
In all matters of opinion, our adversaries are insane.
Memory is the diary that we all carry about with us
The worst vice of a fanatic is his sincerity.
To get back to my youth I would do anything in the world, except take...
Conversation about the weather is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.
Those who are faithful know only the trivial side of love: it is the faithless...
Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a...
Scepticism is the beginning of Faith.
There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and...
The basis of optimism is sheer terror.
What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic...
Let us be of good cheer, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those...