Search Quotes
Search more than 36,000 Quotes by over 6,000 Authors.
Home Page
Quotes by Author
Quotes by Topic
Popular Quotes
Popular Authors
Submit a Quote
Oscar Wilde Quotes
Showing: 111 - 120 Oscar Wilde Quotes of 276
Conscience and cowardice are really the same things. Conscience is the trade name of the firm.
Faithfulness is to the emotional life what consistency is to the life of the intellect-simply a confession of failures.
Shakespeare might have met Rosencrantz and Guildenstern in the white streets of London, or seen the serving-men of rival houses bite their thumbs at each other in the open square: but Hamlet came out of his soul, and Romeo out of his passion.
The imagination imitates. It is the critical spirit that creates.
Artists reproduce themselves or each other, with wearisome iteration. But criticism is always moving on, and the critic is always developing.
When critics disagree, the artist is in accord with himself.
What is a cynic? A man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
Each little thing that we do passes into the great machine of life which may grind our virtues to powder and make them worthless, or transform our sins into elements of a new civilisation, more marvelous and more splendid than any that has gone before.
Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.
Disobedience, in the eyes of any one who has read history, is man's original virtue. It is through disobedience that progress has been made, through disobedience and through rebellion.
Search quotes
Funny Quote
My tastes are simple: I am easily satisfied with the best.
Family Quote
You have to live your life according to what comforts you, not what the rest of your family thinks you ought to be doing.
Friendship Quote
The friendship that can come to an end, never really began.
Love Quote
One love, one heart, one destiny.
Relationship Quote
Every woman is wrong until she cries, and then she is right - instantly.
All quotations on this website are the property and copyright of their respective authors. All quotations are provided for educational and informational purposes only.
Copyright © 2011 LifeQuotesLib.com. All Rights Reserved.