The secret of life is in art.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Whenever cannibals are on the brink of starvation, Heaven, in its infinite mercy, sends them...
To regret one's own experiences is to arrest one's own development. To deny one's own...
It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating.
One should always play fairly when one has the winning cards.
I am the only person in the world I should like to know thoroughly.
The good ended happily, and the bad unhappily. That is what fiction means.
In examinations, the foolish ask questions the wise cannot answer.
One should never make one's debut in a scandal. One should reserve that to give...
I don't at all like knowing what people say of me behind my back. It...
Work is the curse of the drinking classes.
What is a cynic? A man who knows the price of everything and the value...
I sometimes think that God in creating man somewhat overestimated his ability.
I dislike arguments of any kind. They are always vulgar, and often convincing.
Selfishness is not living as one wisheThe cynic knows the price of everything and the...
A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment...
Ambition is the germ from which all growth of nobleness proceeds.
The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything.
Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future.
Our ambition should be to rule ourselves, the true kingdom for each one of us;...
The advantage of the emotions is that they lead us astray.