The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Alas, I am dying beyond my means.
Music makes one feel so romantic - at least it always gets on one's nerves...
The world has been made by fools that men should live in it
The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything, except what is worth knowing
There's a way of transferring funds that is even faster than electronic banking. It's called...
A mans face is his autobiography. A women's face is her work of fiction.
The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.
Insincerity is merely a method by which we can multiply our personalities
It is only the modern that ever becomes old fashioned.
Where there is sorrow, there is holy ground
Hear no evil, speak no evil - and you'll never be invited to a party
Whenever cannibals are on the brink of starvation, Heaven, in its infinite mercy, sends them...
Few parents nowadays pay any regard to what their children say to them. The old...
Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends by blocking his retreat
Nature is always behind the age
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
If you pretend to be good, the world takes you very seriously. If you pretend...
I choose my friends for their good looks, my acquaintances for their good characters, and...
A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing...
A man does a lot of praying in an enemy prison. Prayer, even more than...
I think the reason I don't read is because, when I'm reading, I feel like...