The sign of a Philistine age is the cry of immorality against art.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
The well bred contradict other people. The wise contradict themselves.
When I was young, I thought that money was the most important thing in life;...
Genius is born, not paid.
In the world there are only two tragedies. One is not getting what one wants,...
I always like to know everything about my new friends, and nothing about my old...
A pessimist is somebody who complains about the noise when opportunity knocks.
Most men and women are forced to perform parts for which they have no qualification.
Ambition is the germ from which all growth of nobleness proceeds.
I have nothing to declare but my genius.
As yet, Bernard Shaw hasn't become prominent enough to have any enemies, but none of...
Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.
Anybody can write a three-volume novel. It merely requires a complete ignorance of both life...
Nothing produces such an effect as a good platitude
Skepticism is the beginning of faith.
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always...
The moment you think you understand a great work of art, it's dead for you.
Where there is sorrow, there is holy ground
True love is like a pair of socks: you gotta have two and they've gotta...
Laugh as much as you breathe and love as long as you live.
Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.
My wife and I tried two or three times in the last 40 years to...
True love isn't Romeo and Juliet who died together. It's Grandma and Grandpa who grew...