So never lose an opportunity of urging a practical beginning, however small, for it is wonderful how often in such matters the mustard-seed germinates and roots itself.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
The only thing worse than being talked about is not being talked about.
Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses...
My own business always bores me to death; I prefer other people's
His morality is all sympathy, just what morality should be
To regret one's own experiences is to arrest one's own development. To deny one's own...
Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.
No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
One of the many lessons that one learns in prison is, that things are what...
One should never trust a woman who tells her real age. If she tells that,...
Women represent the triumph of matter over mind, just as men represent the triumph of...
If you pretend to be good, the world takes you very seriously. If you pretend...
Nothing spoils a romance so much as a sense of humor in the woman.
I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in...
Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.
The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I...
Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more...
In the still of the night I can hear my thoughts and dance into obscurity.