Oscar Wilde Quotes

11 November 2014

Art is not to be taught in Academies. It is what one looks at, not what one listens to, that makes the artist. The real schools should be the streets.

11 November 2014

Religions die when they are proved to be true. Science is the record of dead religions.

11 November 2014

To have friends, you know, one need only be good-natured; but when a man has no enemy left there must be something mean about him.

11 November 2014

Anybody can be good in the country. There are no temptations there.

11 November 2014

Work is the curse of the drinking classes.

11 November 2014

To lose one parent may be regarded as a misfortune ... to lose both seems like carelessness.

11 November 2014

It is only the unimaginative who ever invents. The true artist is known by the use he makes of what he annexes.

11 November 2014

The sign of a Philistine age is the cry of immorality against art.

11 November 2014

Either that wallpaper goes, or I do.

11 November 2014

Nothing is impossible in Russia but reform.