Oscar Wilde

1854 - 1900

A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on advice and good

The only thing one can do with good advice is to pass it on. It is never of any use to oneself.

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde

We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on america, civilization, and country

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

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on argument and vulgarity

Argument are to be avoided; they are always vulgar and often convincing.

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on art and world

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Art is the most intense mode of invidualism that the world has known.

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on admiration and work

Bad artists always admire each others work.

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

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No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did he would cease to be an artist.

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on art, imitation, and life

Paradoxically though it may seem, it is none the less true that life imitates art far more than art imitates life.

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

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Ah, well, then I suppose I shall have to die beyond my means.

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on day, life, and simplicity

Most modern calendars mar the sweet simplicity of our lives by reminding us that each day that passes is the anniversary of some perfectly uninteresting event.

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