Work is the refuge of people who have nothing better to do
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.
Memory is the diary that we all carry about with us
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I...
My own business always bores me to death; I prefer other people's.
All that I desire to point out is the general principle that life imitates art...
The man who can dominate a London dinner-table can dominate the world.
It is only the modern that ever becomes old fashioned.
Life is too important to be taken seriously.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use...
In America the President reigns for four years, and Journalism governs forever and ever.
The worst vice of a fanatic is his sincerity.
If one could only teach the English how to talk, and the Irish how to...
When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers.
Nothing spoils a romance so much as a sense of humor in the woman.
Looking good and dressing well is a necessity. Having a purpose in life is not.
Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of...
It is better to be beautiful than to be good. But... it is better to...
With an evening coat and a white tie, anybody, even a stockbroker, can gain a...
Begin somewhere; you cannot build a reputation on what you intend to do.
You don't build a reputation on what you're going to do