When we are happy, we are always good, but when we are good, we are not always happy.
What would you say, Harry, if I told you that I had murdered Basil?" said the younger man. He watched him intently after he had spoken.
When a woman marries again, it is because she detested her first husband. When a man marries again, it is because he adored his first wife. Women try their luck; men risk theirs.
When man acts he is a puppet. When he describes he is a poet.
Whatever music sounds like, I am glad to say it does not sound in the smallest degree like German.
When the prurient and the impotent attack you, be sure you are right.
When one is in town one amuses oneself. When one is in the country one amuses other people. It is excessively boring.
When you are not on your pedestal you are not interesting.
When is she Sibyl Vane? Never.