Why was I born with such contemporaries?
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Self Importance Quotes
As long as war is regarded as wicked, it will always have its fascination. When...
My great mistake, the fault for which I can't forgive myself, is that one day...
Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.
Arguments are extremely vulgar, for everyone in good society holds exactly the same opinion.
A man's very highest moment is, I have no doubt at all, when he kneels...
I am the only person in the world I should like to know thoroughly.
Memory... is the diary that we all carry about with us.
I see when men love women. They give them but a little of their lives....
Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.
There is something terribly morbid in the modern sympathy with pain. One should sympathise with...
Appearance blinds, whereas words reveal.
A man who is master of himself can end a sorrow as easily as he...
It is always the unreadable that occurs.
A man can't be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
How strange a thing this is! The Priest telleth me that the Soul is worth...
No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I...
Early morning cheerfulness can be extremely obnoxious.
When I turned two I was really anxious, because I'd doubled my age in a...
The life you live is more important than the words you speak.