The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Pessimist: One who, when he has the choice of two evils, chooses both.
As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she...
Love is not a clock. You simply cannot take it apart just to see what...
The critic has to educate the public; the artist has to educate the critic.
One should always play fairly when one has the winning cards.
Our ambition should be to rule ourselves, the true kingdom for each one of us;...
There are two ways of disliking poetry; one way is to dislike it, the other...
A man cannot reason with the woman he loves: he cares about her too much.
The soul is born old but grows young. That is the comedy of life. And...
Appearance blinds, whereas words reveal.
He to whom the present is the only thing that is present, knows nothing of...
In America the young are always ready to give to those who are older than...
Life has been your art. You have set yourself to music. Your days are your...
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
My wife and I no longer have anything in common but our differences.
Those whom the gods love grow young.
I have met a lot of hardboiled eggs in my time, but you're twenty minutes.
A recent conversation: Dubya: Look at the clock, time is racing! Cheney: That's the second...
This is the curse of our age, that even the strangest aberrations are no cure...
The less you know, the sounder you sleep.
A gentleman is one who never hurts anyone's feelings unintentionally.
The ability to quote is a serviceable substitute for wit.