Oscar Wilde Quotes

11 November 2014

In this world there are two tragedies. One is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it. The last is much the worst.

11 November 2014

Nowadays most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is too late that the only things one never regrets are one's mistakes.

11 November 2014

He thinks like a Tory, and talks like a Radical, and that's so important nowadays.

11 November 2014

Civilisation is not by any means an easy thing to attain to. There are only two ways by which man can reach it. One is by being cultured, the other by being corrupt.

11 November 2014

All charming people, I fancy, are spoiled. It is the secret of their attraction.

11 November 2014

On an occasion of this kind it becomes more than a moral duty to speak one's mind. It becomes a pleasure.

11 November 2014

She lacks the indefinable charm of weakness.

11 November 2014

He to whom the present is the only thing that is present, knows nothing of the age in which he lives.

11 November 2014

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

11 November 2014

Man can believe the impossible, but man can never believe the improbable.