The world has been made by fools that men should live in it
Quote by Oscar Wilde
If one tells the truth, one is sure sooner or later to be found out
While to the claims of charity a man may yield and yet be free, to...
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a...
Conversation about the weather is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
My own business always bores me to death; I prefer other people's
The old believe everything; the middle aged suspect everything: the young know everything.
People who love only once in their lives are. . . shallow people. What they...
How marriage ruins a man! It is as demoralizing as cigarettes, and far more expensive.
This suspense is terrible. I hope it will last.
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
It is always a silly thing to give advice, but to give good advice is...
One of the many lessons that one learns in prison is, that things are what...
The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything, except what is worth knowing
I am not young enough to know everything.
It is the spectator, and not life, that art really mirrors.
Children begin by loving their parents; as they grow older they judge them; sometimes, they...
By persistently remaining single a man converts himself into a permanent public temptation.
Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of...
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely...
A man can't be too careful in the choice of his enemies.