Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
History is merely gossip
I see when men love women. They give them but a little of their lives....
Women have a wonderful instinct about things. They can discover everything except the obvious.
Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.
Ambition is the last refuge of the failure.
Work is the curse of the drinking classes.
The world has been made by fools that men should live in it
Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses...
Where there is sorrow, there is holy ground
A man who does not think for himself does not think at all.
I have made an important discovery... that alcohol, taken in sufficient quantities, produces all the...
Arguments are to be avoided; they are always vulgar and often convincing
The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when...
If you pretend to be good, the world takes you very seriously. If you pretend...
One's real life is so often the life that one does not lead.
While we look to the dramatist to give romance to realism, we ask of the...
Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.
Seriousness is the last refuge of the shallow.
Anyone who takes himself too seriously always runs the risk of looking ridiculous; anyone who...