Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)
Contributed by: Zaady
And with tears of blood he cleansed the hand, The hand that held the steel: For only blood can wipe out blood, And only tears can heal.
Source: "The Ballad of Reading Gaol"
Nothing is so aggravating as calmness.
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
Children begin by loving their parents. After a time they judge them. Rarely if ever, do they forgive them.
Source: Lord Darlington, in Lady Windermere’s Fan, act 2.
I must decline your invitation owing to a subsequent engagement.
This wallpaper is dreadful. One of us has simply got to go.
Source: his last words
Action is the last refuge of those who cannot dream.
The only thing one can do with good advice is to pass it on. It is never of any use to oneself.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
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