The only way to get rid of temptation is to yield to it... I can resist everything but temptation.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
Judges, like the criminal classes, have their lighter moments
No, I am not at all cynical, I have merely got experience, which, however, is...
The worst vice of a fanatic is his sincerity.
It is a very sad thing that nowadays there is so little useless information.
There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves we feel that no one...
Women are meant to be loved, not to be understood.
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always...
Questions are never indiscreet: answers sometimes are
The sign of a Philistine age is the cry of immorality against art.
Marriage is the one subject on which all women agree and all men disagree
It is only the modern that ever becomes old fashioned.
Beauty is a form of genius - is higher, indeed, than genius, as it needs...
To love one's self is the beginning of a life-long romance
The basis of optimism is sheer terror.
It was the passions about whose origin we deceived ourselves that tyrannized most strongly over...
I always like to know everything about my new friends, and nothing about my old...
Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result.
From the point of view of literature Mr. Kipling is a genius who drops his...
Literature is the orchestration of platitudes.
Lovers of literature will look for the remains of the golden treasure in that shipwreck...