A poet can survive everything but a misprint.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
When the gods wish to punish us they answer our prayers.
Twenty years of romance makes a woman look like a ruin; but twenty years of...
Music is the art which is most nigh to tears and memory.
In the world there are only two tragedies. One is not getting what one wants,...
Indeed, in many respects she was quite English and was an excellent example of the...
Men become old, but they never become good
A gentleman is one who never hurts anyone's feelings unintentionally.
There is only one real tragedy in a woman's life. The fact that her past...
The good ended happily, and the bad unhappily. That is what fiction means.
How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on...
It is better to be beautiful than to be good. But... it is better to...
Plain women are always jealous of their husbands. Beautiful women never are. They are always...
One's real life is often the life that one does not lead
The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
Simplicity is Beauty and Beauty is simplicity, nothing more, nothing less.
The world has grown suspicious of anything that looks like a happily married life.
Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses...
Vulgarity is simply the conduct of other people.
No crime is vulgar, but all vulgarity is crime
By vulgarity I mean that vice of civilization which makes man ashamed of himself and...