There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Ambition is the germ from which all growth of nobleness proceeds.
What people call insincerity is simply a method by which we can multiply our personalities.
Those whom the gods love grow young.
There is something terribly morbid in the modern sympathy with pain. One should sympathise with...
Life is one fool thing after another whereas love is two fool things after each...
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
Women love us for our defects. If we have enough of them, they will forgive...
An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all.
He lives the poetry that he cannot write. The others write the poetry that they...
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live; it is asking others to live...
Nothing is so aggravating than calmness.
Music is the art which is most nigh to tears and memory.
Any preoccupation with ideas of what is right or wrong in conduct shows an arrested...
The old believe everything, the middle-aged suspect everything, the young know everything.
There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves we feel that no one...
Men marry because they are tired; women, because they are curious; both are disappointed.
All trials are trials for one's life, just as all sentences are sentences of death.
1: I told you I would always come for you. Why didn't you wait for...
When once a man is launched on such an adventure as this, he must bid...