Why was I born with such contemporaries?
Quote by Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
Most men and women are forced to perform parts for which they have no qualification.
The sign of a Philistine age is the cry of immorality against art.
It is only the modern that ever becomes old fashioned.
It is because Humanity has never known where it was going that it has been...
A man who does not think for himself does not think at all.
Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses...
Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry,...
The world was my oyster but I used the wrong fork - Oscar Wilde
It is through art, and through art only, that we can realise our perfection.
Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses...
He has no enemies, but is intensely disliked by his friends.
It takes a thoroughly good woman to do a thoroughly stupid thing
It is only shallow people who do not judge by appearances
Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far...
The public is wonderfully tolerant. It forgives everything except genius.
The basis of optimism is sheer terror.
If there is anything in the world more annoying than having people talk about you,...
If you want to annoy your neighbors, tell the truth about them.
We often pardon those that annoy us, but we cannot pardon those we annoy.