Sunday, July 21, 2019

Oscar Wilde Quotes

True friends stab you in the front. Oscar Wilde

By giving us the opinions of the uneducated, journalism keeps us in touch with the ignorance of the community. Oscar Wilde

One should always play fairly when one has the winning cards. Oscar Wilde

When good Americans die they go to Paris. Oscar Wilde

Technique is really personality. That is the reason why the artist cannot teach it, why the pupil cannot learn it, and why the aesthetic critic can understand it. Oscar Wilde

Art is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known. Oscar Wilde

Men always want to be a woman’s first love – women like to be a man’s last romance. Oscar Wilde

If you pretend to be good, the world takes you very seriously. If you pretend to be bad, it doesn’t. Such is the astounding stupidity of optimism. Oscar Wilde

One of the many lessons that one learns in prison is, that things are what they are and will be what they will be. Oscar Wilde

Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement. Oscar Wilde