Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde

Irish poet, author, playwright
16 October 1854 — 30 November 1900

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If you are not too long, I will wait here for you all my life.

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Men always want to be a woman`s first love - women like to be a man`s last romance.

My wallpaper and I are fighting a duel to the death. One or other of us has to go.

London is full of fogs - and serious people. Whether the fogs produce the serious people, or whether the serious people produce the fogs, I don`t know.

When a love comes to an end, weaklings cry, efficient ones instantly find another love, and the wise already have one in reserve.

A gentleman is one who never hurts anyone`s feelings unintentionally.

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America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.

Crying is for plain women. Pretty women go shopping.

I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.

The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.

Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.

Those who are faithful know only the trivial side of love: it is the faithless who know love`s tragedies.

One has a right to judge of a man by the effect he has over his friends.

I never put off till tomorrow what I can possibly do - the day after.

A man can be happy with any woman as long as he does not love her.


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