Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
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Oscar Wilde Quotes
Missionaries are going to reform the world whether it wants to or not.
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.
But what is the difference between literature and journalism. Journalism is unreadable and literature is not read. That is all.
Arguments are to be avoided they are always vulgar and often convincing.
Children begin by loving their parents as they grow older they judge them sometimes they forgive them.
The cynic knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.
A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
A well-tied tie is the first serious step in life.
A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
Nothing is so aggravating as calmness.
I don't know how I got to this point but it must be as a result of everything that has come before so if I were to change something, I might not be at this point now.
The most disadvantageous peace is better than the most just war.
The improver of natural knowledge absolutely refuses to acknowledge authority, as such. For him, skepticism is the highest of duties blind faith the one unpardonable sin.
If God wanted us to bend over he'd put diamonds on the floor.
Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
We've persevered because of a belief we share with the Iraqi people - a belief that out of the ashes of war, a new beginning could be born in this cradle of civilization. Through this remarkable chapter in the history of the United States and Iraq, we have met our responsibility. Now, it's time to turn the page.
All great peoples are conservative.
Being considerate of others will take your children further in life than any college degree.
Sculpture is the best comment that a painter can make on painting.