I adore simple pleasures. They are the last refuge of the complex.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
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Oscar Wilde Quotes
A well-tied tie is the first serious step in life.
A man can be happy with any woman as long as he does not love her.
Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
Nothing is so aggravating as calmness.
Missionaries are going to reform the world whether it wants to or not.
But what is the difference between literature and journalism. Journalism is unreadable and literature is not read. That is all.
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.
The cynic knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.
One should absorb the colour of life but one should never remember its details. Details are always vulgar.
Action: the last resource of those who know not how to dream.
There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at its root.
I have run a general election campaign pregnant and ran Ed Miliband's leadership campaign commuting to London with a new baby so I already have my system set up.
I have been very happy, very rich, very beautiful, much adulated, very famous and very unhappy.
I look away at car crashes, and I know people who look away at car crashes, because it makes us uncomfortable to watch other people in pain.
If faith is lost, there is no security and there is no life for him who does not adhere to religion.
Who I am as a guitarist is defined by my failure to become Jimi Hendrix.
It is wisdom in prosperity, when all is as thou wouldn't have it, to fear and suspect the worst.
Make no mistake, a 'yes' vote on the Democrats' health care bill is a vote for taxpayer-funded abortions.
No one wants to die. Even people who want to go to heaven don't want to die to get there. And yet death is the destination we all share. No one has ever escaped it. And that is as it should be, because Death is very likely the single best invention of Life. It is Life's change agent. It clears out the old to make way for the new.
And I love that even in the toughest moments, when we're all sweating it - when we're worried that the bill won't pass, and it seems like all is lost - Barack never lets himself get distracted by the chatter and the noise. Just like his grandmother, he just keeps getting up and moving forward... with patience and wisdom, and courage and grace.