Oscar Wilde Quotes
Brief author info: Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Famous Irish poet, playwright and novelist.
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To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
There are times when sorrow seems the only truth.
Much happiness is overlooked because it doesn't cost anything.
Life is too important to be taken seriously.
The very essence of romance is uncertainty.
Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul.
A man who marries his mistress leaves a vacancy in that position.
All great ideas are dangerous.
I think God, in creating man, somewhat overestimated his ability.
When one is in love one begins by deceiving one's self. And one ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
Never go to bed mad. Stay up and fight.
Before marriage, a girl has to make love to a man to hold him. After marriage, she has to hold him to make love to him.
Every woman is wrong until she cries, and then she is right - instantly.
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.