An Ideal Husband
“To look at a thing is quite different from seeing a thing and one does not see anything until one sees its beauty.”
“If you are suggesting, Sir Edward, that my position in society owes anything to my wife, you are utterly mistaken. It owes everything to my wife.”
“I love talking about nothing, father. It's the only thing I know anything about.”
“To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.”
“It seems there exists a growing compulsion to use power merely to beget more power, money merely to beget more money, irrespective of the true cost to the nation's soul. And it is this sickness, a kind of moral blindness, commerce without conscience, which threatens to strike at the very soul of this nation.”
"To give and not expect anything in return, that is what lies at the heart of love."
“Fashion is what one wears oneself. What is unfashionable is what other people wear.”