In America, the young are always ready to give to those who are older than themselves the full benefit of their inexperience.
The mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
Truth, in matters of religion, is simply the opinion that has survived.
It is only shallow people who require years to get rid of an emotion. A man who is master of himself can end a sorrow as easily as he can invent a pleasure. I don't want to be at the mercy of my emotions. I want to use them, to enjoy them, and to dominate them." "Dorian, this is.
To win back my youth, there is nothing I wouldn't do - except take exercise, get up early, or be a useful member of the community.
The secret of life is never to have an emotion that is unbecoming.