The intellect is not a serious thing, and never has been. It is an instrument on which one plays, that is all.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.
What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise
Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of...
The only thing to do with good advice is to pass it on. It is...
Yet each man kills the thing he loves from all let this be heard some...
You are beautiful when you are happy.
America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.
Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much.
There is no sin except stupidity.
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live...
It is a very sad thing that nowadays there is so little useless information.
The soul is born old but grows young. That is the comedy of life. And...
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Young people, nowadays, imagine that money is everything, and when they grow older, they know...
Questions are never indiscreet: answers sometimes are
A gentleman is one who never hurts anyone's feelings unintentionally.
The public is wonderfully tolerant. It forgives everything except genius.
Christianity, with its doctrine of humility, of forgiveness, of love, is incompatible with the state,...
And in the morning they asked forgiveness.