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.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
- Mae West
There's a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.