Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.

Oscar Wilde

Irish dramatist, novelist, & poet (1854 - 1900)  - The Quotations Page

Ordinarily he was insane, but he had lucid moments when he was merely stupid.

Heinrich Heine

German critic & poet (1797 - 1856)  - The Quotations Page

For aught that I could ever read, could ever hear by tale or history, the course of true love never did run smooth.

William ShakespeareA Midsummer Night’s Dream, Act I, sc. 1

Greatest English dramatist & poet (1564 - 1616) - The Quotations Page

Seriousness is the only refuge of the shallow.

Oscar Wilde

Irish dramatist, novelist, & poet (1854 - 1900)  - The Quotations Page

I don’t care what is written about me so long as it isn’t true.

Dorothy Parker

US author, humorist, poet, & wit (1893 - 1967) - The Quotations Page

The intelligent man finds almost everything ridiculous, the sensible man hardly anything.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

German dramatist, novelist, poet, & scientist (1749 - 1832)  - The Quotations Page

If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they’ll kill you.

Oscar Wilde

Irish dramatist, novelist, & poet (1854 - 1900)  - The Quotations Page

Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.

Edgar Allan Poe"Eleonora"

US short story author, editor, & poet (1809 - 1849) - The Quotations Page

The very substance of the ambitious is merely the shadow of a dream.

William ShakespeareHamlet, Act II, sc. 2

Greatest English dramatist & poet (1564 - 1616)  - The Quotations Page

In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.

Robert Frost

US poet (1874 - 1963) - The Quotations Page