What we have to do, what at any rate it is our duty to do, is to revive the old art of Lying.
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
A kiss may ruin a human life.
Where there is sorrow, there is holy ground
It is exactly because a man cannot do a thing that he is a proper...
I adore political parties. They are the only place left to us where people don't...
The critic has to educate the public; the artist has to educate the critic.
It is because Humanity has never known where it was going that it has been...
It is through art, and through art only, that we can realise our perfection.
Those whom the gods love grow young.
He has no enemies, but is intensely disliked by his friends.
Behind every exquisite thing that existed, there was something tragic.
I can believe anything provided it is incredible.
Some cause happiness wherever they go; others, whenever they go.
Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious.
I love talking about nothing. It is the only thing I know anything about.
If there is anything in the world more annoying than having people talk about you,...
I like persons better than principles, and I like persons with no principles better than...
Memory is the diary that we all carry about with us.
We can have in life but one great experience at best, and the secret of...
Making music to me is so much more important than being a star. If I...
The only thing that makes life possible is a permanent, intolerable uncertainty: not knowing what...