The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Everything popular is wrong.
No object is so beautiful that, under certain conditions, it will not look ugly.
The aim of life is self-development. To realize one's nature perfectly - that is what...
In America, the young are always ready to give to those older than themselves the...
Life is too important to be taken seriously.
There is only one real tragedy in a woman's life. The fact that her past...
The moment you think you understand a great work of art, it's dead for you.
I don't like compliments, and I don't see why a man should think he is...
There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves we feel no one else...
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I...
I have met a lot of hardboiled eggs in my time, but you're twenty minutes.
A pessimist is somebody who complains about the noise when opportunity knocks.
All that I desire to point out is the general principle that life imitates art...
I do not approve of anything which tampers with natural ignorance
Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love,...
Marriage is not a word; it is a sentence
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
All charming people, I fancy, are spoiled. It is the secret of their attraction.
There is a sort of charm in ugliness, if the person has some redeeming qualities...
There is no personal charm so great as the charm of a cheerful temperament.
And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.