Work is the curse of the drinking classes.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
There is nothing so difficult to marry as a large nose.
Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious.
Young people, nowadays, imagine that money is everything, and when they grow older, they know...
Now it seems to me that love of some kind is the only possible explanation...
All that I desire to point out is the general principle that life imitates art...
Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when...
Appearance blinds, whereas words reveal.
One can survive everything nowadays, except death, and live down anything, except a good reputation.
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love,...
Ultimately the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or in friendship, is conversation.
Nature is always behind the age
Whenever cannibals are on the brink of starvation, Heaven, in its infinite mercy, sends them...
Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much.
Plain women are always jealous of their husbands. Beautiful women never are. They are always...
It is because Humanity has never known where it was going that it has been...
No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
When we recall the past, we usually find that it is the simplest things -...
Ancient lovers believed a kiss would literally unite their souls, because the spirit was said...