The secret of life is in art.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
In America the President reigns for four years, and Journalism governs for ever and ever
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
I always like to know everything about my new friends, and nothing about my old...
The intellect is not a serious thing, and never has been. It is an instrument...
When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers.
The condition of perfection is idleness: the aim of perfection is youth.
A man who is master of himself can end a sorrow as easily as he...
The world has grown suspicious of anything that looks like a happily married life.
Music is the art which is most nigh to tears and memory.
Whenever people agree with me I always feel I must be wrong.
Vulgarity is the conduct of other people, just as falsehoods are the truths of other...
Quotation is a serviceable substitute for wit.
When the gods wish to punish us they answer our prayers.
Memory is the diary that we all carry about with us.
Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it had...
And now, I am dying beyond my means.
Our ambition should be to rule ourselves, the true kingdom for each one of us;...
Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a...
It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating.
It is only the modern that ever becomes old-fashioned.