Archives For Quotes
“Those who will not govern themselves are condemned to find masters to govern over them”
“Is there beyond the silent night
An endless day?
Is death a door that leads to light?
We cannot say.”
-Robert G. Ingersoll
“We should treat all the trivial things of life seriously, and all the serious things of life with sincere and studied triviality.”
Wilde is, to me and many others, one of the greatest playwrights and bon viveurs of all time. A man almost unparalleled in classiness and humour, equipped with a breathtaking ability to put his thoughts into words.
“I respect kindness in human beings first of all, and kindness to animals.
I don’t respect the law;
I have a total irreverence for anything connected with society
except that which makes the roads safer,
the beer stronger,
the food cheaper
and the old men and old women warmer in the winter
and happier in the summer.”
“Happiness is the only good,
The place to be happy is here.
The time to be happy is now.
The way to be happy is to make others so.”