Those who try to lead the people can only do so by following the mob
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Now it seems to me that love of some kind is the only possible explanation...
It was the passions about whose origin we deceived ourselves that tyrannized most strongly over...
Music makes one feel so romantic - at least it always gets on one's nerves...
One's real life is so often the life that one does not lead.
Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
The well bred contradict other people. The wise contradict themselves.
There is only one class in the community that thinks more about money than the...
Where there is sorrow, there is holy ground
I am the only person in the world I should like to know thoroughly.
Hatred is blind, as well as love.
America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.
History is merely gossip
The only real people are the people who never existed
There are only two kinds of people who are really fascinating; people who know absolutely...
It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution
There's a way of transferring funds that is even faster than electronic banking. It's called...
Nowadays most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it...
Mr. Henry James writes fiction as if it were a painful duty.
I regard the theatre as the greatest of all art forms, the most immediate way...
It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating.