Oscar Wilde

Country Ireland
Born Monday, 30 November -0001
Quotes 439
He is a great irish poet.
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A man is very apt to complain of the ingratitude of those who have risen far above him. Uncategorized
A man can be happy with any woman as long as he does not love her. Uncategorized
“I have always been of opinion that a man who desires to get married should know either everything or nothing.” Uncategorized
“It is through art, and through art only, that we can realise our perfection.” Uncategorized
“Oscar Wilde was suing the Marquis of Queensbury in 1895 for libel accusing Wilde of homosexuality Counsel: Have you ever adored a young man madly? Wilde: I have never given adoration to anyone except myself.” Uncategorized
“Love is a gross exaggeration of the difference between one person and everybody else.” Uncategorized
“When good Americans die, they go to Paris.” Uncategorized
“For one moment our lives met, our souls touched.” Uncategorized
“Sin is a thing that writes itself across a man's face. It cannot be concealed.” Uncategorized
“I am sick of women who love one. Women who hate one are much more interesting.” Uncategorized
“Actions are the first tragedy in life, words are the second. Words are perhaps the worst. Words are merciless. . .” Uncategorized
“I love to talk about nothing it's the only thing I know anything about.” Uncategorized
“Women defend themselves by attacking, just as they attack by sudden and strange surrenders.” Uncategorized
“There is only one class in the community that thinks more about money than the rich, and that is the poor.” Uncategorized
“Jack. I'll bet you anything you like that half an hour after they have met, they will be calling each other sister. Algernon. Women only do that when they have called each other a lot of other things first.” Uncategorized
“nothing that is worth knowing can be taught” Uncategorized
“A pessimist is somebody who complains about the noise when opportunity knocks.” Uncategorized
“People who count their chickens before they are hatched act very wisely because chickens run about so absurdly that it's impossible to count them accurately.” Uncategorized
“You like every one; that is to say, you are indifferent to every one.” Uncategorized
“I am tired of myself to-night. I should like to be somebody else.” Uncategorized