Oscar Wilde

1854 - 1900

A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on acting, life, and love

I love acting. It is so much more real than life.

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde

I am not young enough to know everything. [see J. M. Barrie]

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on experience and people

My experience is that as soon as people are old enough to know better, they don't know anything at all.

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on agreement and people

Whenever people agree with me I always feel I must be wrong.

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A Quote by Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde on beauty, darkness, facts, genius, needs, reflection, water, and world

Beauty is a form of genius-is higher, indeed, than genius, as it needs no explanation. It is of the great facts in the world like sunlight, or springtime, or the reflection in dark water of that silver shell we call the moon.

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

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I can believe anything, provided it is incredible.

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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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