Oscar Wilde Quotes

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"Never love anybody who treats you like you're ordinary."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Life|Love


"It is always a silly thing to give advice, but to give good advice is fatal."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Advice


"Conversation about the weather is the last refuge of the unimaginative."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Conversation|Imagination|Weather


"Some cause happiness wherever they go; others, whenever they go."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Funny|Happiness|Irish|Witty


"I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Funny|Witty


"Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Marriage|Witty


"Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Funny Advice|Witty


"I have nothing to declare except my genius."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Intelligence|Witty


 


"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."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Academia|Art and Artists|Education


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


Topics: Insight|Stars


"I think it is very healthy to spend time alone. You need to know how to be alone and not be defined by another person."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Health|Solitude


"All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does. That's his."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Men|Mothers|Tragedy|Women


"You don’t love someone for their looks, or their clothes or for their fancy car, but because they sing a song only you can hear."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Beauty|Clothing|Love|Songs / Singing


"You can never be overdressed or undereducated."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Education


"Who, being loved, is poor?"
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Love|Poverty


"I can believe anything, provided it is incredible."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Funny|Witty


"One can survive everything, nowadays, except death, and live down everything except a good reputation."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Death|Life|Reputation


"If you are not too long, I will wait here for you all my life."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Love


"I like men who have a future and women who have a past."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Men|Women


"How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being."
Oscar Wilde


Topics: Funny Men|Funny Women|Happiness

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