Oscar Wilde

1854 - 1900

A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on character and belief

I forget that every little action of the common day makes or unmakes character, therefore what one does in the secret chamber one has some day to cry aloud on the housetops.

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on truth, masks, humanity, human nature, and self

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

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on life

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The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on music

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Music is the perfect type of art.

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde

The optimist sees the doghnut, the pessimist the hole.

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on life, place, and stage

For the stage is not merely the meeting place of all the arts, but is also the return of art to life.

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

Source: The Complete Works of Oscar Wilde: Together with Essays & Stories by Lady Wilde

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on soul and precious

"In your soul are infinitely precious things that cannot be taken from you."

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde

Ultimately the bond of all companionship, whether in marraige or in friendship, is conversation.

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

Source: De Profundis

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde

A live unexamined isn't worth living. I will add, "A life unlived isn't worth examining."

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

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