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.
Nothing spoils a romance so much as a sense of humor in the woman.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
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.
You believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself.