ScottishFiction - Feed Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[Don't worry about the world coming to an end today. It's already tomorrow in Australia.]]> <![CDATA[The amount of women in London who flirt with their own husbands is perfectly scandalous. It looks so bad. It is simply washing one's clean linen in public.]]> <![CDATA[Always forgive your enemies -- nothing annoys them so much.]]> <![CDATA[We can forgive a man for making a useful thing as long as he does not admire it. The only excuse for making a useless thing is that one admires it intensely.]]> <![CDATA[No woman should ever be quite accurate about her age. It looks so calculating.]]> <![CDATA[America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.]]> <![CDATA[I'm sure I don't know half the people who come to my house. Indeed, from all I hear, I shouldn't like to.]]> <![CDATA[I do want to get rich but I never want to do what there is to do to get rich.]]> <![CDATA[It takes a lot of time to be a genius. You have to sit around so much doing nothing, really doing nothing.]]> <![CDATA[What a fuss people make about fidelity! Why, even in love it is purely a question for physiology. It has nothing to do with our own will. Young men want to be faithful, and are not; old men want to be faithless, and cannot: that is all one can say.]]> <![CDATA[One should not be too severe on English novels; they are the only relaxation of the intellectually unemployed.]]> <![CDATA[Fathers should be neither seen nor heard. That is the only proper basis for family life.]]> <![CDATA[Self-denial is the shining sore on the leprous body of Christianity.]]> <![CDATA[She is absolutely inadmissible into society. Many a woman has a past, but I am told that she has at least a dozen, and that they all fit.]]> <![CDATA[One should either be a work of art, or wear a work of art.]]> <![CDATA[The advantage of the emotions is that they lead us astray.]]> <![CDATA[Nothing makes one so vain as being told that one is a sinner.]]> <![CDATA[A man's face is his autobiography. A woman's face is her work of fiction.]]> <![CDATA[Relations are simply a tedious pack of people, who haven't got the remotest knowledge of how to live, nor the smallest instinct about when to die.]]> <![CDATA[Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months.]]> <![CDATA[Immature love says: I love you because I need you. Mature love says: I need you because I love you.]]>