When the gods wish to punish us they answer our prayers.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
Children have a natural antipathy to books - handicraft should be the basis of education....
I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.
The old believe everything, the middle-aged suspect everything, the young know everything.
Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious.
Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every...
Few parents nowadays pay any regard to what their children say to them. The old...
A man who is master of himself can end a sorrow as easily as he...
The secret of life is in art.
If one could only teach the English how to talk, and the Irish how to...
The final mystery is oneself.
I choose my friends for their good looks, my acquaintances for their good characters, and...
Life is one fool thing after another whereas love is two fool things after each...
How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on...
Alas, I am dying beyond my means.
Memory is the diary that we all carry about with us
Women have a wonderful instinct about things. They can discover everything except the obvious.
Yes, I am a thorough republican. No other form of government is so favorable to...
No crime is vulgar, but all vulgarity is crime
Let's commit the perfect crime, I'll steal your heart and you'll steal mine.
The criminal, like the artist, is a social explorer.
The undressed is vulgar - the nude is pure