Oscar Wilde Quotes
Brief author info: Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Famous Irish poet, playwright and novelist.
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There are times when sorrow seems the only truth.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
Much happiness is overlooked because it doesn't cost anything.
Life is too important to be taken seriously.
Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul.
The very essence of romance is uncertainty.
All great ideas are dangerous.
A man who marries his mistress leaves a vacancy in that position.
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.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
Life is very short, and there's no time for fussing and fighting my friends.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.