The worst vice of a fanatic is his sincerity.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Until this moment, I never understood how hard it was to lose something you never...
All that I desire to point out is the general principle that life imitates art...
When good Americans die they go to Paris.
Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.
There is something terribly morbid in the modern sympathy with pain. One should sympathise with...
Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.
We degenerate into hideous puppets, haunted by the memory of the passions of which we...
Few parents nowadays pay any regard to what their children say to them. The old...
Hatred is blind, as well as love.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
I never approve, or disapprove, of anything now. It is an absurd attitude to take...
To lose one parent may be regarded as a misfortune; to lose both looks like...
I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead.
Morality is simply the attitude we adopt towards people whom we personally dislike.
I don't at all like knowing what people say of me behind my back. It...
Talk to every woman as if you loved her, and to every man as if...
A kiss may ruin a human life.
It takes a thoroughly good woman to do a thoroughly stupid thing
Do you know what it means to come home at night to a woman who'll...
There are two perfectly good men, one dead, and the other unborn