For what is truth? In matters of religion, it is simply the opinion that has survived. In matters of science, it is the ultimate sensation. In matters of art, it is one's last mood.
I always pass on good advice. It is the only thing to do with it. It is never of any use to oneself.
I don't want to see him alone. He says things that annoy me. He gives me good advice." Lord Henry smiled. "People are very fond of giving away what they need most themselves. It is what I call the depth of generosity.
The evolution of man is slow. The injustice of men is great.
I was working on the proof of one of my poems all the morning, and took out a comma. In the afternoon I put it back again.
Modern morality consists in accepting the standard of one's age. I consider that for any man of culture to accept the standard of his age is a form of the grossest immorality.