The aim of love is to love: no more, and no less.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
The supreme object of life is to live. Few people live. It is true life...
I don't like compliments, and I don't see why a man should think he is...
All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.
Women represent the triumph of matter over mind, just as men represent the triumph of...
When the gods wish to punish us they answer our prayers.
This suspense is terrible. I hope it will last.
The imagination imitates. It is the critical spirit that creates.
The soul is born old but grows young. That is the comedy of life. And...
A man who moralizes is usually a hypocrite, and a woman who moralizes is invariably...
There are two ways of disliking poetry; one way is to dislike it, the other...
She...can talk brillantly upon any subject provided she knows nothing about it.
These days man knows the price of everything, but the value of nothing.
Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses...
Children begin by loving their parents; as they grow older they judge them; sometimes, they...
As yet, Bernard Shaw hasn't become prominent enough to have any enemies, but none of...
To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.
Genius, in one respect, is like gold; numbers of persons are constantly writing about both,...
What moves those of genius, what inspires their work is not new ideas, but their...
The tendency of democracies is, in all things, to mediocrity.
Ridicule has historically proven itself a rickety fence for great ideas.