Those who are faithful know only the trivial side of love: it is the faithless who know love's tragedies.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
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Alas, I am dying beyond my means.
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Quotation is a serviceable substitute for wit.
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Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
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I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.
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Religion is the fashionable substitute for belief
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We are easily shocked by crimes which appear at once in their full magnitude, but...
Away with old Romance! Away with novels, plots and plays of foreign courts; Away with...
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade?