Whenever cannibals are on the brink of starvation, Heaven, in its infinite mercy, sends them a nice plump missionary
Quote by Oscar Wilde
One's real life is often the life that one does not lead
He has no enemies, but is intensely disliked by his friends.
And now, I am dying beyond my means.
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own...
Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women have a more subtle instinct:...
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always...
Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love,...
An ordinary man away from home giving advice.
The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time...
Questions are never indiscreet, answers sometimes are.
Sarcasm is the lowest form of wit.
I do not approve of anything which tampers with natural ignorance
Women are meant to be loved, not to be understood.
Men marry because they are tired; women, because they are curious; both are disappointed.
Hearts live by being wounded.
A woman will flirt with anybody in the world as long as other people are...
I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in...
Everything popular is wrong.
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.