Wilde

+ 744 The only difference between the saint and the sinner is that every saint has a past and every sinner has a future. Oscar Wilde


+ 664 One should always be in love; that is the reason one should never be married. Oscar Wilde


+ 535 Questions are never indiscreet; answers sometimes are. Oscar Wilde


+ 478 Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much. Oscar Wilde


+ 555 I am so clever that sometimes I do not understand a single word of what I am saying. Oscar Wilde, The Happy Prince and Other Stories


+ 505 We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. Oscar Wilde, Lady Windermere's Fan


+ 504 If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all. Oscar Wilde


+ 502 The truth is rarely pure and never simple. Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest


+ 396 You can never be overdressed or overeducated. Oscar Wilde


+ 644 Women are meant to be loved, not to be understood. Oscar Wilde, Lord Arthur Savile's Crime and Other Stories


+ 451 Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation. Oscar Wilde


+ 401 A good friend will always stab you in the front. Oscar Wilde


+ 482 Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world. Oscar Wilde, The Critic as Artist


+ 423 You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit. Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray


+ 398 Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go. Oscar Wilde


+ 456 Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught. Oscar Wilde


+ 411 With freedom, books, flowers, and the moon, who could not be happy? Oscar Wilde


+ 466 All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy. No man does, and that is his. Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest


+ 398 Quotation is a serviceable substitute for wit. Oscar Wilde


+ 391 I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied with the best. Oscar Wilde


+ 428 I do not want to be at the mercy of my emotions. I want to use them, to enjoy them, and to dominate them. Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray


+ 335 No good deed goes unpunished. Oscar Wilde


+ 396 Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about. Oscar Wilde, Lady Windermere's Fan


+ 324 Every woman is a rebel. Oscar Wilde


+ 439 Morality is simply the attitude we adopt towards people we personally dislike. Oscar Wilde, An Ideal Husband


+ 375 I am too fond of reading books to care to write them. Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray


+ 391 I choose my friends for their good looks, my acquaintances for their good characters, and my enemies for their good intellects. Oscar Wilde


+ 435 Nowadays people know the price of everything and the value of nothing. Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray


+ 436 Art is the only serious thing in the world. And the artist is the only person who is never serious. Oscar Wilde


+ 374 To get back my youth I would do anything in the world, except take exercise, get up early, or be respectable. Oscar Wilde


+ 460 There are only two kinds of people who are really fascinating: people who know absolutely everything, and people who know absolutely nothing. Oscar Wilde


+ 340 The suspense is terrible. I hope it will last. Oscar Wilde


+ 371 There is no sin except stupidity. Oscar Wilde


+ 411 Indeed I have always been of the opinion that hard work is simply the refuge of people who have nothing to do. Oscar Wilde


+ 423 The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything, except what is worth knowing. Oscar Wilde, The Soul of Man Under Socialism, and Selected Critical Prose


+ 520 Men always want to be a womans first love. That is their clumsy vanity. We women have a more subtle instinct about these things. What (women) like is to be a mans last romance. Oscar Wilde


+ 345 Women have a much better time than men in this world; there are far more things forbidden to them. Oscar Wilde


+ 373 The only good thing to do with good advice is pass it on; it is never of any use to oneself. Oscar Wilde, An Ideal Husband


+ 392 Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination. Oscar Wilde


+ 316 Pride, avarice, and envy are in every home. Thornton Wilder


+ 326 I like men who have a future and women who have a past. Oscar Wilde


+ 367 It would convert the Treasury of the United States into a manufactory of paper money. It makes the House of Representatives and the Senate, or the caucus of the party which happens to be in the majority, the absolute dictator of the financial and business affairs of this country. This scheme surpasses all the centralism and all the Caesarism that were ever charged upon the Republican party in the wildest days of the war or in the events growing out of the war. James A. Garfield


+ 417 You don't love someone for their looks, or their closes, or for their fancy car, but because they sign a song only you can hear. Oscar Wilde


+ 275 Everything in moderation, including moderation. Oscar Wilde


+ 395 Truth alone will endure, all the rest will be swept away before the tide of time. I must continue to bear testimony to truth even if I am forsaken by all. Mine may today be a voice in the wilderness, but it will be heard when all other voices are silenced, if it is the voice of Truth. Mahatma Gandhi


+ 329 The heart was made to be broken. Oscar Wilde


+ 441 Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead. Oscar Wilde


+ 343 To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance. Oscar Wilde


+ 279 To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all. Oscar Wilde


+ 340 No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist. Oscar Wilde


+ 268 Be yourself; everyone else is already taken. Oscar Wilde


+ 367 Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead. Oscar Wilde


+ 280 We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. Oscar Wilde, Lady Windermere's Fan


+ 320 It is only shallow people who require years to get rid of an emotion. A man who is master of himself can end a sorrow as easily as he can invent a pleasure. I don't want to be at the mercy of my emotions. I want to use them, to enjoy them, and to dominate them. Oscar Wilde


+ 340 To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance. Oscar Wilde


+ 258 America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between. Oscar Wilde


+ 236 Action is the last resource of those who know not how to dream. Oscar Wilde


+ 251 Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative. Oscar Wilde


+ 266 Books are never finished, They are merely abandoned. Oscar Wilde


+ 266 An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all. Oscar Wilde


+ 262 If you are not long, I will wait for you all my life. Oscar Wilde


+ 290 The telescope destroyed the firmament, did away with the heaven of the New Testament, rendered the ascension of our Lord and the assumption of his Mother infinitely absurd, crumbled to chaos the gates and palaces of the New Jerusalem, and in their places gave to man a wilderness of worlds. Robert G. Ingersoll, Some Mistakes of Moses


+ 303 Let us never forget that Islam threatens not just Israel; Islam threatens the entire world. Without Judea and Samaria, Israel cannot protect Jerusalem. The future of the world depends on Jerusalem. If Jerusalem falls, Athens and Rome and Paris, London and Washington will be next. Geert Wilders, Speech in Tel Aviv


+ 285 If Jerusalem falls into the hands of the Muslims, Athens and Rome will be next. Thus, Jerusalem is the main front protecting the West. It is not a conflict over territory but rather an ideological battle, between the mentality of the liberated West and the ideology of Islamic barbarism. There has been an independent Palestinian state since 1946, and it is the kingdom of Jordan. Geert Wilders, quoted in "Geert Wilders: Change Jordan's name to Palestine". ynetnews.com. 20 June 2010.


+ 297 It is only shallow people who require years to get rid of an emotion. A man who is master of himself can end a sorrow as easily as he can invent a pleasure. I don't want to be at the mercy of my emotions. I want to use them, to enjoy them, and to dominate them. Oscar Wilde


+ 292 Women are made to be loved, not understood. Oscar Wilde


+ 270 To define is to limit. Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray


+ 269 Crying is for plain women. Pretty women go shopping. Oscar Wilde


+ 237 The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame. Oscar Wilde


+ 366 Electric current, after passing into the earth travels to the diametrically opposite region of the same and rebounding from there, returns to its point of departure with virtually undiminished force. The outgoing and returning currents clash and form nodes and loops similar to those observable on a vibrating cord. To traverse the entire distance of about twenty-five thousand miles, equal to the circumference of the globe, the current requires a certain time interval, which I have approximately ascertained. In yielding this knowledge, nature has revealed one of its most precious secrets, of inestimable consequence to man. So astounding are the facts in this connection, that it would seem as though the Creator, himself, had electrically designed this planet just for the purpose of enabling us to achieve wonders which, before my discovery, could not have been conceived by the wildest imagination. Nikola Tesla


+ 229 Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live. Oscar Wilde


+ 172 And these are the sons of Zibeon: Aiah and Anah he is Anah who found the mules in the wilderness when he pastured the donkeys for his father Zibeon. Bereshit 36:24


+ 106 They journeyed from Oboth and camped in the wasteland passes in the wilderness, which faced Moab, toward the rising sun. Bamidbar 21:11


+ 104 The Lord will strike you with insanity, with blindness, and with bewilderment. Devarim 28:28


+ 131 Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead. Oscar Wilde


+ 135 I am not young enough to know everything. Oscar Wilde


+ 123 Who, being loved, is poor? Oscar Wilde


+ 2 When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life; now that I am old I know that it is. Oscar Wilde


+ 2 It is better to have a permanent income than to be fascinating. Oscar Wilde