There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
To love one's self is the beginning of a life-long romance.
Everybody who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching.
Illusion is the first of all pleasures.
Biography lends to death a new terror.
It is perfectly monstrous the way people go about nowadays saying things against one, behind...
I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my...
Between the optimist and the pessimist, the difference is droll. The optimist sees the doughnut;...
Children begin by loving their parents; after a time they judge them; rarely, if ever,...
One's real life is often the life that one does not lead
It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution
It (cricket) requires one to assume such indecent postures
Men become old, but they never become good
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
Temperament is the primary requisite for the critic - a temperament exquisitely susceptible to beauty,...
And now, I am dying beyond my means.
There is only one thing in life worse than being talked about, and that is...
It often happens that the real tragedies of life occur in such an inartistic manner...
My own business always bores me to death; I prefer other people's
When soul has no value, business has no soul.
Live together like brothers and do business like strangers