Quotes by Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde

Irish writer

Alive from: 1854-1900

Category: Writers (Contemporary) | CountryEngels

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    He to whom the present is the only thing that is present, knows nothing of the age in which he lives.
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    He was always late on principle, his principle being that punctuality is the thief of time.
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    He would stab his best friend for the sake of writing an epigram on his tombstone.
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    His style is chaos illumined by flashes of lightning. As a writer he has mastered everything except language.
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    How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being.
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    How clever you are, my dear! You never mean a single word you say.
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    How else but through a broken heart may Lord Christ enter in?
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    How strange a thing this is! The Priest telleth me that the Soul is worth all the gold in the world, and the merchants say that it is not worth a clipped piece of silver.
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    However, it is always nice to be expected, and not to arrive.
    Source: An Ideal Husband (1895)
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    I adore political parties. They are the only place left to us where people don't talk politics.
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    I adore simple pleasures. They are the last refuge of the complex.
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    I am dying beyond my means.
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    I am not young enough to know everything.
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    I can believe anything, provided that it is quite incredible.
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    I can resist everything except temptation.
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