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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
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About Oscar Wilde

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.

Women Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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An inordinate passion for pleasure is the secret of remaining young

Youth Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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The only thing to do with good advice is to pass it on. It is never of any use to oneself.

Advice Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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It is only shallow people who do not judge by appearances

Appearance Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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I sometimes think that God, in creating man, somewhat overestimated his ability

Appreciation Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.

Cleverness Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul.

Cure Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure its worth watching.

Death Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what world calls a romance.

Deceit Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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We are each our own devil, and we make this world our hell

Devil Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.

Equality Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Religions die when they are proved to be true. Science is the record of dead religions.

Faith Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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The worst vice of a fanatic is his sincerity.

Fanaticism Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months.

Fashion Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a mans last romance.

First love Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Men always want to be a woman's first love. That is their clumsy vanity. We woman have a more subtle instinct about things. What we like is to be a man's last romance.

First love Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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I don't at all like knowing what people say of me behind my back. It makes me far too conceited.

Gossip Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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There are many things that we would throw away if we were not afraid that others might pick them up.

Greed Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Whenever cannibals are on the brink of starvation, Heaven, in its infinite mercy, sends them a nice plump missionary

Heaven Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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We are each our own devil, and we make this world our hell

Hell Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Anybody can make history; only a great man can write it

History Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.

Hypocrisy Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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A gentleman is one who never hurts anyone's feelings unintentionally.

Insults Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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In love, it is better to know and be disappointed, than to not know and always wonder.

Life Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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He lives the poetry that he cannot write. The others write the poetry that they dare not realise.

Life Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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