This isn’t me, but the great man himself. Say no more:
Everything popular is wrong.
I always pass on good advice. It is the only thing to do with it. It is never of any use to oneself.
There are only two kinds of people who are really fascinating - people who know absolutely everything, and people who know absolutely nothing.
There is only one thing in life worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.
Only the shallow know themselves.
Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess.
In modern life nothing produces such an effect as a good platitude. It makes the whole world kin.
I suppose society is wonderfully delightful. To be in it is merely a bore. But to be out of it is simply a tragedy.