The secret of life is to appreciate the pleasure of being terribly deceived
Quote by Oscar Wilde
It (cricket) requires one to assume such indecent postures
A man can be happy with any woman as long as he does not love...
Arguments are to be avoided; they are always vulgar and often convincing
Children begin by loving their parents; after a time they judge them; rarely, if ever,...
Vulgarity is simply the conduct of other people.
Murder is always a mistake - one should never do anything one cannot talk about...
Art is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known.
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.
The truth is rarely pure and never simple.
How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on...
There is much to be said in favour of modern journalism. By giving us the...
He has no enemies, but is intensely disliked by his friends.
One can survive everything, nowadays, except death, and live down everything except a good reputation.
The only way to get rid of temptation is to yield to it... I can...
The world has been made by fools that men should live in it
Behind every exquisite thing that existed, there was something tragic.
To become a spectator of one's own life is to escape the suffering of life.
Plain women are always jealous of their husbands. Beautiful women never are. They are always...
One of the many lessons that one learns in prison is, that things are what...
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use...