The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
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Oscar Wilde Quotes
Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast.
A well-tied tie is the first serious step in life.
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.
All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.
A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it had merely been detected.
I adore simple pleasures. They are the last refuge of the complex.
The cynic knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.
A man can be happy with any woman as long as he does not love her.
Nothing is so aggravating as calmness.
It isn't enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn't enough to believe in it. One must work at it.
Adapt yourself to the things among which your lot has been cast and love sincerely the fellow creatures with whom destiny has ordained that you shall live.
I don't have no fear of death. My only fear is coming back reincarnated.
Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes.
We steal if we touch tomorrow. It is God's.
The psychical, whatever its nature may be, is itself unconscious.
There can be no failure to a man who has not lost his courage, his character, his self respect, or his self-confidence. He is still a King.
You get the health benefits of coffee up through about the first twenty-four ounces. It's the biggest source of antioxidants for Americans, and we think it helps prevent Alzheimer's and Parkinson's as well.
Men are only as good as their technical development allows them to be.
The sad truth is that the civil rights movement cannot be reborn until we identify the causes of black suffering, some of them self-inflicted. Why can't black leaders organize rallies around responsible sexuality, birth within marriage, parents reading to their children and students staying in school and doing homework?