The condition of perfection is idleness: the aim of perfection is youth.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
You know what a woman's curiosity is
One of the many lessons that one learns in prison is, that things are what...
Any preoccupation with ideas of what is right or wrong in conduct shows an arrested...
What seems to us bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.
I have met a lot of hardboiled eggs in my time, but you're twenty minutes.
It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution
Talk to every woman as if you loved her, and to every man as if...
How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on...
A man's very highest moment is, I have no doubt at all, when he kneels...
Nowadays most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it...
So never lose an opportunity of urging a practical beginning, however small, for it is...
By persistently remaining single a man converts himself into a permanent public temptation.
I sometimes think that God, in creating man, somewhat overestimated his ability
The difference between literature and journalism is that journalism is unreadable and literature is not...
A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment...
Nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
The husbands of very beautiful women belong to the criminal classes.
Nature is always behind the age.
The age of the book is almost gone.
Youth is full of sport, age's breath is short; youth is nimble, age is lame;...
Hope is the dream of the waking man.