The difference between literature and journalism is that journalism is unreadable and literature is not read.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
In examinations, the foolish ask questions the wise cannot answer.
How else but through a broken heart may Lord Christ enter in?
There are many things that we would throw away if we were not afraid that...
While we look to the dramatist to give romance to realism, we ask of the...
The face of the enemy frightens me only when I see how much it resembles...
The well bred contradict other people. The wise contradict themselves.
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
An excellent man; he has no enemies; and none of his friends like him.
The one charm about marriage is that it makes a life of deception absolutely necessary...
Nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.
The security of Society lies in custom and unconscious instinct, and the basis of the...
It is through¦ Art and Art only that we can shield ourselves from the sordid...
I suppose society is wonderfully delightful. To be in it is merely a bore. But...
It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or...
The basis of optimism is sheer terror.
The future hasn't happened yet and the past is gone. So I think the only...
An optimist stays up until midnight to see the new year in. A pessimist stays...