The world in general doesn't know what to make of originality; it is startled out of its comfortable habits of thought, and its first reaction is one of anger.
Quote by William Somerset Maugham
Every production of an artist should be the expression of an adventure of his soul.
Genius is talent provided with ideals.
What makes old age hard to bear is not the failing of one's faculties, mental...
Beauty is a bit of a bore.
It's a funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best,...
You know, of course, that the Tasmanians, who never committed adultery, are now extinct
Nobody's free until everybody's free.
You can do anything in this world if you are prepared to take the consequences
It is well known that Beauty does not look with a good grace on the...
Money is the string with which a sardonic destiny directs the motions of its puppets.
A good marriage is the exception that proves who rules.
You are not angry with people when you laugh at them. Humor teaches them tolerance.
American women expect to find in their husbands a perfection that English women only hope...
There is hardly anyone whose sexual life, if it were broadcast, would not fill the...
Men are passionate, men are weak, men are stupid, men are pitiful; to bring to...
No man in his heart is quite so cynical as a well-bred woman.
We are not the same persons this year as last; nor are those we love....
Both hands... Now use both hands. Oh no, don't close your eyes.
Every day I live I am more convinced that the waste of life lies in...
Don't worry about hurting me, if that's what you're afraid of. I want to get...