We are each our own devil, and we make this world our hell
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.
If you pretend to be good, the world takes you very seriously. If you pretend...
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I...
People who count their chickens before they are hatched, act very wisely, because chickens run...
There are many things that we would throw away if we were not afraid that...
The good ended happily, and the bad unhappily. That is what fiction means.
Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a...
No object is so beautiful that, under certain conditions, it will not look ugly.
It takes a thoroughly good woman to do a thoroughly stupid thing
By giving us the opinions of the uneducated, journalism keeps us in touch with the...
Only the shallow know themselves.
Bachelors should be heavily taxed. It is not fair that some men should be happier...
Nothing spoils a romance so much as a sense of humor in the woman
It is the spectator, and not life, that art really mirrors.
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
There is always something ridiculous about the emotions of people whom one has ceased to...
This suspense is terrible. I hope it will last.
It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating.
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely...
A man can't be too careful in the choice of his enemies.