The only difference between a caprice and a lifelong passion is that the caprice lasts a little longer
Quote by Oscar Wilde
A man who does not think for himself does not think at all.
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
Arguments are to be avoided; they are always vulgar and often convincing
The difference between literature and journalism is that journalism is unreadable, and literature is not...
An inordinate passion for pleasure is the secret of remaining young
It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating.
I always pass on good advice. It is the only thing to do with it....
To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance
Action is the last resource of those who know not how to dream.
In the wild struggle for existance, we want to have something that endures, and so...
Experience is the name every one gives to their mistakes.
Those who try to lead the people can only do so by following the mob
All art is quite useless.
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
A pessimist is somebody who complains about the noise when opportunity knocks.
When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers.
A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament.
Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.
Painting, n.: The art of protecting flat surfaces from the weather, and exposing them to...