I am not young enough to know everything.
“Words! Mere words! How terrible they were! How clear, and vivid, and cruel! One could not escape from them. And yet what a subtle magic there was in them! They seemed to be able to give a plastic form to formless things, and to have a music of their own as sweet as that of viol or of lute. Mere words! Was there anything so real as words?”
**The Picture of Dorian Grey
“Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months.”
“There is only one thing in life worse than being talked about,
and that is not being talked about.”
“People who count their chickens before they are hatched act very wisely because chickens run about so absurdly that it’s impossible to count them accurately.”