Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far the best ending for one.
I do not approve of anything which tampers with natural ignorance.
Art is the most intense mode of invidualism that the world has known.
It is through… Art and Art only that we can shield ourselves from the sordid perils of actual existence.
All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.
The heart was made to be broken
Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months.
Work is the refuge of people who have nothing better to do
There is no sin except stupidity.
I can sympathize with everything, except suffering.
To become a spectator of one's own life is to escape the suffering of life.
Scandal is gossip made tedious by morality.
Morality, like art, means drawing a line someplace.
Rich bachelors should be heavily taxed. It is not fair that some men should be happier than others.