There is something terribly morbid in the modern sympathy with pain. One should sympathise with the colour, the beauty, the joy of life. The less said about life’s sores the better.
More Oscar Wilde quotes :
It is what you read when you don’t have to that determines what you will be when you can’t help it.Oscar Wilde
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.Oscar Wilde