The crown of literature is poetry.
Quote by William Somerset Maugham
A woman can forgive a man for the harm he does her, but she can...
The ability to quote is a serviceable substitute for wit.
Sentimentality is only sentiment that rubs you up the wrong way
There is hardly anyone whose sexual life, if it were broadcast, would not fill the...
Every production of an artist should be the expression of an adventure of his soul.
When people say they do not care what others think of them, for the most...
Perfection has one grave defect: it is apt to be dull.
We are not the same persons this year as last; nor are those we love....
There are two good things in life freedom of thought and freedom of action.
People ask for criticism, but they only want praise.
The world in general doesn't know what to make of originality; it is startled out...
In Hollywood, the women are all peaches. It makes one long for an apple occasionally.
Tolerance is another word for indifference.
She had a pretty gift for quotation, which is a serviceable substitute for wit.
What makes old age hard to bear is not the failing of one's faculties, mental...
Beauty is something wonderful and strange that the artist fashions out of the chaos of...
American women expect to find in their husbands a perfection that English women only hope...
Men are passionate, men are weak, men are stupid, men are pitiful; to bring to...
Men are so simple and so much inclined to obey immediate needs that a deceiver...
Two conditions render difficult this historic situation of mankind: It is full of tremendously deadly...