The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when played by a sister or near relation.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
London is full of women who trust their husbands. One can always recognize them. They...
There is no such thing as a good influence. Because to influence a person is...
Mr. Henry James writes fiction as if it were a painful duty.
Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends up blocking his retreat.
Extravagance is the luxury of the poor; penury is the luxury of the rich
An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all.
It is a curious fact that people are never so trivial as when they take...
Those who are faithful know only the trivial side of love; it is the faithless...
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
Looking good and dressing well is a necessity. Having a purpose in life is not.
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live; it is asking others to live...
All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his.
Appearance blinds, whereas words reveal.
Football is all very well as a game for rough girls, but is hardly suitable...
The one person who has more illusions than the dreamer is the man of action
A man can't be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
The secret of life is in art.
If there was less sympathy in the world, there would be less trouble in the...
If one could only teach the English how to talk, and the Irish how to...
I regard the theatre as the greatest of all art forms, the most immediate way...