Temptation is a woman's weapon and man's excuse.
Christian theology is not only opposed to the scientific spirit it is opposed to every other form of rational thinking
A bad man is the sort who weeps every time he speaks of a good woman.
Time is a great legalizer, even in the field of morals
And out of each (schoolhouse) is vomited the standard product of the New Pedagogy - an endless procession of adolescents who have been taught everything save that which is true, and outfitted with every trick save those that are socially useful
Nine times out of ten, in the arts as in life, there is actually no truth to be discovered there is only error to be exposed.
Nine times out of ten, in the arts as in life, there is actually no truth to be discovered there is only error to be exposed
Truth would quickly cease to become stranger than fiction, once we got as used to it
The plain truth is that I am not a fair man, and don't want to hear both sides
The truth that survives is simply the lie that is pleasantest to believe
It seems to me that a great university ought to have room in it for men subscribing to every sort of idea that is currently prevalent
In brief, she assumed that, being a man, I was vain to the point of imbecility, and this assumption was correct, as it always is
An individual who forces himself to accept this or that idea, or who pretends to accept this or that idea, not only on the ground that believing in it is an act of virtue, but also on the ground that doing so is prudent, is both a fool and a knave
I believe that all government is evil, and that trying to improve it is largely a waste of time.
Painting is the art of protecting flat surfaces from the weather and exposing them to the critic
It is more blessed to give than receive for example, wedding presents
It is impossible to imagine the universe run by a wise, just and omnipotent God, but it is quite easy to imagine it run by a board of gods.
Women always excel men in that sort of wisdom which comes from experience. To be a woman is in itself a terrible experience.
Misogynist A man who hates women as much as women hate one another
On one issue, at least, men and women agree they both distrust women
When women kiss it always reminds me of prizefighters shaking hands
That it should still be necessary, at this late stage in the senility of the human race to argue that women have a fine and fluent intelligence is surely an eloquent proof of the defective observation, incurable prejudice, and general imbecility of t
The allurement that women hold out to men is precisely the allurement that Cape Hatteras holds out to sailors they are enormously dangerous and hence enormously fascinating
When women kiss, it always reminds one of prizefighters shaking hands
Men have a much better time of it than women for one thing they marry later for another thing they die earlier