To regret one's own experiences is to arrest one's own development. To deny one's own experiences is to put a lie into the lips of one's life. It is no less than a denial of the soul.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Our ambition should be to rule ourselves, the true kingdom for each one of us;...
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
Popularity is the crown of laurel which the world puts on bad art. Whatever is...
Religion is the fashionable substitute for belief
I am the only person in the world I should like to know thoroughly.
Seriousness is the last refuge of the shallow.
He must have a truly romantic nature, for he weeps when there is nothing at...
Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a...
Those who are faithful know only the trivial side of love: it is the faithless...
True friends stab you in the front.
Nothing spoils romance so much as a sense of humour in the woman.
When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers.
Conversation should touch everything, but should concentrate itself on nothing.
Hear no evil, speak no evil - and you'll never be invited to a party
Extravagance is the luxury of the poor; penury is the luxury of the rich
I don't like compliments, and I don't see why a man should think he is...
Good taste is the excuse I've always given for leading such a bad life.
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a...
Those whom the gods love grow young.
The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when...