Best Oscar Wilde quotes

Quotes about women

"Women are meant to be loved, not to be understood."

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Quotes about life

"I can resist anything except temptation."

Oscar WildeQuote has 33 points. Vote or

Faith quotes

"Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future."

Oscar WildeQuote has 31 points. Vote or

Sex quotes

"Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power."

Oscar WildeQuote has 28 points. Vote or

Wisdom quotes

"I am not young enough to know everything."

Oscar WildeQuote has 28 points. Vote or

Quotes about life

"It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious."

Oscar WildeQuote has 26 points. Vote or

Quotes about happiness

"Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go."

Oscar WildeQuote has 26 points. Vote or

Truth quotes

"The truth is rarely pure and never simple."

Oscar WildeQuote has 26 points. Vote or

Experience quotes

"Experience is merely the name men gave to their mistakes."

Oscar WildeQuote has 24 points. Vote or

Inspirational quotes

"Be yourself; everyone else is already taken."

Oscar WildeQuote has 21 points. Vote or

Inspirational quotes

"Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination."

Oscar WildeQuote has 21 points. Vote or

Forgiveness quotes

"Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much."

Oscar WildeQuote has 20 points. Vote or

Quotes about life

"A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing."

Oscar WildeQuote has 20 points. Vote or

Quotes about life

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

Oscar WildeQuote has 19 points. Vote or

Love quotes

"The very essence of romance is uncertainty."

Oscar WildeQuote has 19 points. Vote or

Friendship quotes

"I don't want to go to heaven. None of my friends are there."

Oscar WildeQuote has 18 points. Vote or

Education quotes

"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught."

Oscar WildeQuote has 18 points. Vote or

Friendship quotes

"A good friend will always stab you in the front."

Oscar WildeQuote has 17 points. Vote or

Quotes about women

"All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does, and that is his."

Oscar WildeQuote has 15 points. Vote or

Education quotes

"You can never be overdressed or overeducated."

Oscar WildeQuote has 14 points. Vote or

Truth quotes

"If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they'll kill you."

Oscar WildeQuote has 14 points. Vote or

Love quotes

"Never love anyone who treats you like you're ordinary."

Oscar WildeQuote has 13 points. Vote or

Quotes about dreams

"Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world."

Oscar WildeQuote has 13 points. Vote or

Truth quotes

"Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth."

Oscar WildeQuote has 12 points. Vote or

Quotes about life

"To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all."

Oscar WildeQuote has 11 points. Vote or

Love quotes

"You don't love someone for their looks, or their clothes, or for their fancy car, but because they sing a song only you can hear."

Oscar WildeQuote has 10 points. Vote or

Quotes about life

"I think God, in creating man, somewhat overestimated his ability."

Oscar WildeQuote has 8 points. Vote or

Quotes about happiness

"With freedom, books, flowers, and the moon, who could not be happy?"

Oscar WildeQuote has 8 points. Vote or

Quotes about men

"A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it."

Oscar WildeQuote has 7 points. Vote or

Quotes about intelligence

"I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying."

Oscar WildeQuote has 5 points. Vote or

Quotes about life

"The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame."

Oscar WildeQuote has 5 points. Vote or

Quotes about beauty

"Those who find ugly meanings in beautiful things are corrupt without being charming. This is a fault. Those who find beautiful meanings in beautiful things are the cultivated. For these there is hope. They are the elect to whom beautiful things mean only Beauty. There is no such thing as a moral or an immoral book. Books are well written, or badly written. That is all."

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Love quotes

"The heart was made to be broken."

Oscar WildeQuote has 3 points. Vote or

Success quotes

"We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars."

Oscar WildeQuote has 3 points. Vote or

Money quotes

"Who, being loved, is poor?"

Oscar WildeQuote has 3 points. Vote or

Quotes about life

"Quotation is a serviceable substitute for wit."

Oscar WildeQuote has 2 points. Vote or

Quotes about life

"If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all."

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Quotes about life

"I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train."

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Quotes about life

"You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit."

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Quotes about life

"Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses waving above one's head, and listen to silence. To have no yesterday, and no tomorrow. To forget time, to forgive life, to be at peace."

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Quotes about life

"It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it."

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