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The only thing to do with good advice is pass it on. It is never any use to oneself.
- Oscar Wilde

I am not young enough to know everything.
- Oscar Wilde

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

Perhaps, after all, America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it had merely been detected.
- Oscar Wilde

There is no such thing as a moral or an immoral book. Books are well written or badly written.
- Oscar Wilde

Alas, I am dying beyond my means.
- Oscar Wilde as he sipped champagne on his deathbed

A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
- Oscar Wilde

Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
- Oscar Wilde

In all matters of opinion, our adversaries are insane.
- Oscar Wilde

The public is wonderfully tolerant. It forgives everything except genius.
- Oscar Wilde

I think that God in creating Man somewhat overestimated his ability.
- Oscar Wilde

Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.
- Oscar Wilde

It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating.
- Oscar Wilde

Music makes one feel so romantic - at least it always gets on one's nerves - which is the same thing nowadays.
- Oscar Wilde

A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.
- Oscar Wilde

The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple.
- Oscar Wilde







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