The worst form of tyranny the world has ever known the tyranny of the weak over the strong. It is the only tyranny that lasts.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Twenty years of romance makes a woman look like a ruin; but twenty years of...
It is perfectly monstrous the way people go about nowadays saying things against one, behind...
Plain women are always jealous of their husbands. Beautiful women never are. They are always...
An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all.
Marriage is the one subject on which all women agree and all men disagree
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use...
Questions are never indiscreet, answers sometimes are.
The only thing to do with good advice is to pass it on. It is...
We degenerate into hideous puppets, haunted by the memory of the passions of which we...
No crime is vulgar, but all vulgarity is crime
In examinations, the foolish ask questions the wise cannot answer.
A kiss may ruin a human life.
The one charm about marriage is that it makes a life of deception absolutely necessary...
Arguments are to be avoided; they are always vulgar and often convincing
Conversation should touch everything, but should concentrate itself on nothing.
The heart was made to be broken.
God's eternal laws are kind-and break the heart of stone.
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
Is a dream a lie if it don't come true, or is it something worse?
It's the circle of life, and it moves us all through despair and hope, through...
I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.