The cynic knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
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About foxhunting: The unspeakable chasing the uneatable...
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.
Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it had merely been detected.
One should absorb the colour of life but one should never remember its details. Details are always vulgar.
A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.
Divorces are made in heaven.
But what is the difference between literature and journalism. Journalism is unreadable and literature is not read. That is all.
I can resist anything but temptation.
Nothing is so aggravating as calmness.
Educationists should build the capacities of the spirit of inquiry, creativity, entrepreneurial and moral leadership among students and become their role model.
Golf appeals to the idiot in us and the child. Just how childlike golf players become is proven by their frequent inability to count past five.
Golf is a game in which one endeavors to control a ball with implements ill adapted for the purpose.
Our founders got it right when they wrote in the Declaration of Independence that our rights come from nature and nature's God, not from government.
I get those fleeting, beautiful moments of inner peace and stillness - and then the other 23 hours and 45 minutes of the day, I'm a human trying to make it through in this world.
It's cool to have parents and family who will always tell me the truth no matter what. They'll tell me if I'm doing something stupid!
Bush is morally a universalist. For instance, he says the freedom is good, the same thing is good, all over the world. So in that sense he's a universalist.
Death is someone you see very clearly with eyes in the center of your heart: eyes that see not by reacting to light, but by reacting to a kind of a chill from within the marrow of your own life.
Merely having an open mind is nothing. The object of opening the mind, as of opening the mouth, is to shut it again on something solid.
I am drawn to women who are independent and creative, which is problematic because it's a struggle, a competition of careers. There's jealousy.