There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves we feel no one else has a right to blame us.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
I dislike arguments of any kind. They are always vulgar, and often convincing.
Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses...
The best way to appreciate your job is to imagine yourself without one.
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a...
The worst vice of a fanatic is his sincerity.
Vulgarity is the conduct of other people, just as falsehoods are the truths of other...
I don't at all like knowing what people say of me behind my back. It...
Biography lends to death a new terror.
Arguments are extremely vulgar, for everyone in good society holds exactly the same opinion.
A misanthrope I can understand - a womanthrope never
Those whom the gods love grow young.
There is much to be said in favour of modern journalism. By giving us the...
Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future.
No object is so beautiful that, under certain conditions, it will not look ugly.
He hadn't a single redeeming vice.
Plain women are always jealous of their husbands. Beautiful women never are. They are always...
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask,...
No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would...
Art among a religious race produces relics; among a military one, trophies; among a commercial...
It has been said that art is a tryst, for in the joy of it...
The world today doesn't make sense, so why should I paint pictures that do?