World Of Quotes

Quotes, Sayings, and Proverbs
 Oscar Wilde Quotes
523 Famous Quotes by Oscar Wilde
10/16/1854 - 11/30/1900
Also Known As:  
Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde     Fingal O'Flahertie Wills     Oscar. Wilde
Professions:  
Information:  
About Oscar Wilde

Men marry because they are tired; women because they are curious. Both are disappointed.

Marriage Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.

Martyr Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

One should never trust a woman who tells one her real age. A woman who would tell one that would tell one anything.

Men and women Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Moderation is a fatal thing: nothing succeeds like excess.

Moderation Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Morality is simply the attitude we adopt toward people whom we personally dislike.

Morality Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Music is the art which is most nigh to tears and memory.

Music Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

A poet can survive everything but a misprint.

Poetry Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.

Poetry Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

He to whom the present is the only thing that is present, knows nothing of the age in which he lives.

Present Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Man can believe the impossible, but can never believe the improbable.

Religion / beliefs Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Good resolutions are simply checks that men draw on a bank where they have no account.

Resolution Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

A sentimentalist is simply one who desires to have the luxury of an emotion without paying for it.

Sentiment Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

There is no sin except stupidity.

Sin Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

To get into the best society nowadays, one has either to feed people, amuse people, or shock people.

Society Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result.

Success Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

If there was less sympathy in the world, there would be less trouble in the world.

Sympathy Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Good taste is the excuse I've always given for leading such a bad life.

Taste Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.

Teaching Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

I can resist anything except temptation.

Temptation Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it. Resist it, and your soul grows sick with longing for the things it has forbidden to itself.

Temptation Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Punctuality is the thief of time.

Time Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple. -Oscar Wilde.

Truth Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes

Vulgarity is the conduct of other people, just as falsehoods are the truths of other people.

Vulgarity Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

0 out of 5 stars
0 votes