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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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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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Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go

Happiness Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.

Humanity 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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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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People who love only once in their lives are. . . shallow people. What they call their loyalty, and their fidelity, I call either the lethargy of custom or their lack of imagination.

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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If you pretend to be good, the world takes you very seriously. If you pretend to be bad, it doesn't. Such is the astounding stupidity of optimism.

Optimism 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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Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.

Ridicule Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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You don't love someone for their looks, or their clothes, or for their fancy car, but because they sing a song only you can hear.

Romance Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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

Sacrifice Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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

Suspicion Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Truth, in matters of religion, is simply the opinion that has survived

Truth Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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What is a cynic? A man who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing.

Value Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Quotation is a serviceable substitute for wit.

Wit Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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Women are meant to be loved, not to be understood.

Women Quotes, by Oscar Wilde

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