Every portrait that is painted with feeling is a portrait of the artist, not of the sitter.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
Arguments are to be avoided: they are always vulgar and often convincing.
A misanthrope I can understand - a womanthrope never
Hear no evil, speak no evil - and you'll never be invited to a party
Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far...
No crime is vulgar, but all vulgarity is crime
There is always something ridiculous about the emotions of people whom one has ceased to...
A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament.
People sometimes inquire what form of government is most suitable for an artist to live...
I have nothing to declare except my genuis.
God's eternal laws are kind-and break the heart of stone.
Men of thoughts should have nothing to do with action
Life is too important to be taken seriously.
Those whom the gods love grow young.
I like men who have a future and women who have a past
Nature is always behind the age.
Simplicity is Beauty and Beauty is simplicity, nothing more, nothing less.
Women are never disarmed by compliments. Men always are. That is the difference between the...
All that I desire to point out is the general principle that life imitates art...
Prayer has comforted us in sorrow and will help strengthen us for the journey ahead.
Important principles may and must be inflexible.