She behaves as if she was beautiful. Most American women do. It is the secret of their charm.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
If you pretend to be good, the world takes you very seriously. If you pretend...
Women are never disarmed by compliments. Men always are. That is the difference between the...
Biography lends to death a new terror.
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.
Genius is born, not paid.
To become a spectator of one's own life is to escape the suffering of life.
Sarcasm is the lowest form of wit.
What we have to do, what at any rate it is our duty to do,...
No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would...
If one plays good music, people don't listen and if one plays bad music people...
Conversation about the weather is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
We all live in the gutter but some of us are looking up at the...
The old believe everything, the middle-aged suspect everything, the young know everything.
Whenever cannibals are on the brink of starvation, Heaven, in its infinite mercy, sends them...
Do you really think it is weakness that yields to temptation? I tell you that...
There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves we feel no one else...
Pessimist: One who, when he has the choice of two evils, chooses both.
Popularity is the one insult I have never suffered.
Popularity comes from allowing yourself to be bored by people while pretending to enjoy it.
I don't care if I'm cool or not. I've always been an awkward person anyway.