While we look to the dramatist to give romance to realism, we ask of the actor to give realism to romance
Quote by Oscar Wilde
The intellect is not a serious thing, and never has been. It is an instrument...
Plain women are always jealous of their husbands. Beautiful women never are. They are always...
They afterwards took me to a dancing saloon where I saw the only rational method...
Don't give a woman advice: one should never give a woman anything she can't wear...
These days man knows the price of everything, but the value of nothing.
The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.
To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance
What is a cynic? A man who knows the price of everything and the value...
No, I am not at all cynical, I have merely got experience, which, however, is...
The good ended happily, and the bad unhappily. That is what fiction means.
Most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is...
The face of the enemy frightens me only when I see how much it resembles...
Put your talent into your work, but your genius into your life
Appearance blinds, whereas words reveal.
I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.
Where there is sorrow, there is holy ground
A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament.
Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every...
It is only the modern that ever becomes old fashioned.
Above all, remember that the most important thing you can take anywhere is not a...