Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Nature is always behind the age
The only difference between a caprice and a lifelong passion is that the caprice lasts...
Don't give a woman advice: one should never give a woman anything she can't wear...
What people call insincerity is simply a method by which we can multiply our personalities.
Memory is the diary that we all carry about with us.
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
He to whom the present is the only thing that is present, knows nothing of...
It (cricket) requires one to assume such indecent postures
Whenever cannibals are on the brink of starvation, Heaven, in its infinite mercy, sends them...
Only the shallow know themselves.
Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it had...
Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
In America the President reigns for four years, and Journalism governs forever and ever.
Fathers should be neither seen nor heard. That is the only proper basis for family...
Children begin by loving their parents; after a time they judge them; rarely, if ever,...
Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when...
Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious.
If there is anything in the world more annoying than having people talk about you,...
Things cannot always go your way. Learn to accept in silence the minor aggravations, cultivate...
People who think they know everything are a great annoyance to those of us who...