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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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Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when called upon to act according with the dictates of reason.

Temper Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Extravagance is the luxury of the poor; penury is the luxury of the rich.

Extravagance Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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When good Americans die they go to Paris.

America and americans Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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One should either be a work of art, or wear a work of art.

Art Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Everybody who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching.

Learning Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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In all matters of opinion, our adversaries are insane.

Opinions Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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

Politics Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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

Truth Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Ambition is the last refuge of failure.

Ambition Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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The secret of life is in art.

Art Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Biography lends to death a new terror.

Biography Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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My own business always bores me to death; I prefer other people's

Business Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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

Death Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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In all matters of opinion, our adversaries are insane.

Insanity Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.

Inspirational Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Experience is the name every one gives to their mistakes.

Life Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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The world has grown suspicious of anything that looks like a happily married life.

Marriage Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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A man's face is his autobiography. A woman's face is her work of fiction.

Men and women Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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

Morality Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is man's original virtue. It is through disobedience that progress has been made, through disobedience and through rebellion.

Obedience Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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The only thing worse than being talked about is not being talked about.

Popularity Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Who, being loved, is poor?

Poverty Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Don't pray for lighter burdens, but for stronger backs.

Prayer Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers.

Punishment 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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