Oscar Wilde Quotes

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

Looking for Oscar Wilde quotes and sayings? Our database of famous quotes by Oscar Wilde is one of the largest online. Each Oscar Wilde quote has been reviewed for accuracy, so readers can be confident when referencing their favorite quotes.

Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 ... 12 Next
Why was I born with such contemporaries?
Oscar Wilde
I have nothing to declare except my genius.
Oscar Wilde
Arguments are extremely vulgar, for everyone in good society holds exactly the same opinion.
Oscar Wilde
How marriage ruins a man! It is as demoralizing as cigarettes, and far more expensive.
Oscar Wilde
Men marry because they are tired; women, because they are curious; both are disappointed.
Oscar Wilde
Nothing is so aggravating than calmness.
Oscar Wilde
Those who find ugly meanings in beautiful things are corrupt without being charming. This is a fault.
Oscar Wilde
She is a peacock in everything but beauty.
Oscar Wilde
I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead.
Oscar Wilde
Literature must rest always on a principle, and temporal considerations are no principle at all. For, to the poet, all times and places are one; the stuff he deals with is eternal and eternally the same: no theme is inept, no past or present preferable.
Oscar Wilde
I am not young enough to know everything.
Oscar Wilde
No object is so beautiful that, under certain conditions, it will not look ugly.
Oscar Wilde
I think that God, in creating man, somewhat overestimated his ability.
Oscar Wilde
I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my works.
Oscar Wilde
A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
Oscar Wilde
The well bred contradict other people. The wise contradict themselves.
Oscar Wilde
Arguments are to be avoided: they are always vulgar and often convincing.
Oscar Wilde
Questions are never indiscreet, answers sometimes are.
Oscar Wilde
One's past is what one is. It is the only way by which people should be judged.
Oscar Wilde
A man who does not think for himself does not think at all.
Oscar Wilde
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 ... 12 Next

Related Authors

William Shakespeare, George Bernard Shaw, Anton Chekhov, Wilson Mizner, Tennessee Williams, Zora Neale Hurston, Tom Stoppard, Brendan Behan

Popular Authors

Popular Topics