Yes, I am a thorough republican. No other form of government is so favorable to the growth of art.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Whenever cannibals are on the brink of starvation, Heaven, in its infinite mercy, sends them...
One's past is what one is. It is the only way by which people should...
Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation
Nowadays most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it...
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live; it is asking others to live...
Nothing is so aggravating than calmness.
He has no enemies, but is intensely disliked by his friends.
The secret of life is to appreciate the pleasure of being terribly deceived
Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is man's original virtue. It...
A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
Her love was trembling in laughter on her lips.
Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.
Twenty years of romance makes a woman look like a ruin; but twenty years of...
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
An ordinary man away from home giving advice.
The sign of a Philistine age is the cry of immorality against art.
Arguments are to be avoided; they are always vulgar and often convincing
Men's arguments often prove nothing but their wishes
Between laughing for no reason, stupid arguments, long talks and making fun of each other,...