The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)
Source: The Picture of Dorian Gray, 1891
Contributed by: Zaady
Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship.
Source: Lord Darlington, in Lady Windermere’s Fan, act 2.
Every woman is wrong until she cries.
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.
Source: The Soul of Man Under Socialism, 1895
If you don't get everything you want, think of the things you don't get that you don't want.
I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train.
Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.
Source: Woman of No Importance
A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
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