Oscar Wilde Quotes

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Genius is born - not paid.

I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead.

It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating.

One can always be kind to people about whom one cares nothing.

I love acting. It is so much more real than life.

Whenever people agree with me I always feel I must be wrong.

Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.

I can believe anything, provided that it is quite incredible.

Oscar Wilde Quotes

Why was I born with such contemporaries?

I am not young enough to know everything.

Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast.

One should always play fairly when one has the winning cards.

Experience is the name everyone gives to their mistakes.

Morality, like art, means drawing a line someplace.

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

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

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist. 

Oscar Wilde Quotes

Hatred is blind, as well as love.

This suspense is terrible. I hope it will last.

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

Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future.

To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.

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

We live in an age when unnecessary things are our only necessities.

It is better to be beautiful than to be good. But... it is better to be good than to be ugly.

I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train.

There is only one thing in life worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.

Conversation about the weather is the last refuge of the unimaginative.

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

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