Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
When a woman marries again it is because she detested her first husband. When a...
A poet can survive everything but a misprint.
Women represent the triumph of matter over mind, just as men represent the triumph of...
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
By persistently remaining single a man converts himself into a permanent public temptation.
The good ended happily, and the bad unhappily. That is what fiction means.
It's beauty that captures your attention; personality which captures your heart.
The man who can dominate a London dinner-table can dominate the world.
It takes a thoroughly good woman to do a thoroughly stupid thing
Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.
How strange a thing this is! The Priest telleth me that the Soul is worth...
Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of...
The advantage of the emotions is that they lead us astray.
The world has been made by fools that men should live in it
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask,...
When I was young, I thought that money was the most important thing in life;...
The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything. Except what is worth knowing. Journalism,...
Journalism justifies its own existence by the great Darwinian principle of the survival of the...
In journalism, there has always been a tension between getting it first and getting it...
Every journalist has a novel in him, which is an excellent place for it.