Art is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my...
He lives the poetry that he cannot write. The others write the poetry that they...
Now it seems to me that love of some kind is the only possible explanation...
The world was my oyster but I used the wrong fork - Oscar Wilde
Nothing is so aggravating than calmness.
Men marry because they are tired, women because they are curious; both are disappointed.
Ambition is the germ from which all growth of nobleness proceeds.
While we look to the dramatist to give romance to realism, we ask of the...
Most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is...
Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends by blocking his retreat
Indeed, in many respects she was quite English and was an excellent example of the...
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
It is only by not paying one's bills that one can hope to live in...
Popularity is the one insult I have never suffered.
Conscience and cowardice are really the same things. Conscience is the trade-name of the firm....
Questions are never indiscreet, answers sometimes are.
No object is so beautiful that, under certain conditions, it will not look ugly.
If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use...
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the...
Too often we... enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.