Oscar Wilde - Page 5

Scandal is gossip made tedious by morality.
– Oscar Wilde

There are terrible temptations which it requires strength and courage to yield to.
– Oscar Wilde

A man’s face is his autobiography. A woman’s face is her work of fiction.
– Oscar Wilde

I think that God in creating Man some what over estimated his ability.
– Oscar Wilde

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

A man can’t be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
– Oscar Wilde

I have met a lot of hardboiled eggs in my time, but you’re twenty minutes.
– Oscar Wilde

I put all my genius into my life; I put only my talent into my works.
– Oscar Wilde

Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
– Oscar Wilde

I must decline your invitation owing to a subsequent engagement.
– Oscar Wilde

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

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

I may have said the same thing before… But my explanation, I am sure, will always be different.
– Oscar Wilde

The aim of life is self development. To realize one’s nature perfectly that is what each of us is here for.
– Oscar Wilde

Always forgive your enemies – nothing annoys them as much.
– Oscar Wilde

The heart was made to be broken.
– Oscar Wilde

No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
– Oscar Wilde

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

It is better to be beautiful than to be good, but it is better to be good than to be ugly.
– Oscar Wilde

A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament.
– Oscar Wilde