The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Quotation is a serviceable substitute for wit.
Mr. Henry James writes fiction as if it were a painful duty.
Whenever a man does a thoroughly stupid thing, it is always from the noblest motives.
In marriage, as in war, it is permitted to take every advantage of the enemy.
Hatred is blind, as well as love.
The worst vice of a fanatic is his sincerity.
Arguments are extremely vulgar, for everyone in good society holds exactly the same opinion.
It is through¦ Art and Art only that we can shield ourselves from the sordid...
Nothing is so aggravating than calmness.
It is better to be beautiful than to be good, but it is better to...
People who count their chickens before they are hatched, act very wisely, because chickens run...
An excellent man; he has no enemies; and none of his friends like him.
Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when...
The strength of women comes from the fact that psychology cannot explain us. Men can...
One's past is what one is. It is the only way by which people should...
Ordinary riches can be stolen, real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things...
In America the President reigns for four years, and Journalism governs forever and ever.
No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
Ask God for forgiveness, and leave your regrets in the past!
What is past is prologue.