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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

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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I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my works.

Life Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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To become a spectator of one's own life is to escape the suffering of life.

Life Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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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.

Marriage Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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When a man has once loved a woman he will do anything for her except continue to love her.

Men and women Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship.

Men and women Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Murder is always a mistake - one should never do anything one cannot talk about after dinner

Murder Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.

Mystery Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.

Night Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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A pessimist is an optimist with experience

Optimism Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Between men and women there is no friendship possible. There is passion, enmity, worship, love, but no friendship.

Passion Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Watch your thoughts, for they become words.Watch your words, for they become actions.Watch your actions, for they become habits.Watch your habits, for they become character.Watch your character, for it becomes your destiny.

Personality Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.

Reading Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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One can survive everything nowadays, except death, and live down anything, except a good reputation.

Reputation Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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When liberty comes with hands dabbled in blood it is hard to shake hands with her.

Revolution 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.

Romance 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.

Selfishness Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.

Sincerity Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess.

Success Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Now it seems to me that love of some kind is the only possible explanation of the extraordinary amount of suffering that there is in the world.

Suffering Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my works.

Talent Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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No crime is vulgar, but all vulgarity is crime

Vulgarity Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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My wish isn't to mean everything to everyone but something to someone.

Wishes Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.

Witty Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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The error of youth is to believe that intelligence is a substitute for experience, while the error of age is to believe experience is a substitute for intelligence

Youth Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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