The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything, except what is worth knowing
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Each of the professions means a prejudice. The necessity for a career forces every one...
Young people, nowadays, imagine that money is everything, and when they grow older, they know...
What seems to us bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.
The world has grown suspicious of anything that looks like a happily married life.
In America the young are always ready to give to those who are older than...
I have nothing to declare but my genius.
Murder is always a mistake - one should never do anything one cannot talk about...
I dislike arguments of any kind. They are always vulgar, and often convincing.
And he goes through life, his mouth open, and his mind closed.
As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she...
Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
When a love comes to an end, weaklings cry, efficient ones instantly find another love,...
All that I desire to point out is the general principle that life imitates art...
Fathers should be neither seen nor heard. That is the only proper basis for family...
Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it had...
All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his.
It is only the modern that ever becomes old fashioned.
The basis of optimism is sheer terror.
Optimism is the cheerful frame of mind that enables a teakettle to sing, though in...
An optimist is a fellow who believes a housefly is looking for a way to...