The advantage of the emotions is that they lead us astray.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
It is very vulgar to talk about one's business. Only people like stockbrokers do that,...
I want the dead lovers of the world to hear our laughter and grow sad....
The truth is rarely pure and never simple.
Vulgarity is simply the conduct of other people.
The final mystery is oneself.
I adore political parties. They are the only place left to us where people don't...
In examinations, the foolish ask questions the wise cannot answer.
The basis of optimism is sheer terror.
An ordinary man away from home giving advice.
Religion is the fashionable substitute for belief
It was the passions about whose origin we deceived ourselves that tyrannized most strongly over...
The proper school to learn art is not life but art
Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far...
Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same.
No, I am not at all cynical, I have merely got experience, which, however, is...
Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it had...
Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.
The public is wonderfully tolerant. It forgives everything except genius.
Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.
You can't undo anything you've already done, but you can face up to it. You...